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Buy more saltpeter!

In the article about Humberstone, I had already shown a few of the placards which I found in the museum there. Most of them were from the first decades of the 20th century. I quite like the graphic design and … Continue reading

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Color Copies

The way this sign has been hand-painted, somewhat askew and oblique, may give an indication as to how the advertised color copies will be produced. (Photographed in Calle Sucre in Cochabamba, Bolivia.)

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Business Cards

I like being old-fashioned. That’s why I still have business cards made out of paper. Some people don’t even know anymore how they work. When I hand them a business card, they think that they have to transfer my phone number … Continue reading

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