Let’s buy a plane! Yeah baby.

Beechcraft Bonanza airplaneFresh from the pages of National Geographic, March 1972 comes this beauty of an enticing ad.

One of these days you’re going to get fed up with TV, crab grass, barbecue smoke and that whole dull story.

You’ll look hard at your life style and ask yourself “is that all there is?”

Of course there’s more! Pop out and buy yourself a plane. “Can I drive one of these? You can fly one of these.” The flying part would be the least of your problems.  The avoidance crashing, together with  the in-depth knowledge that stops you screaming like a banshee when a little old warning light goes off, would also be helpful. The ad doesn’t mention those so it must be really easy.

National Geographic ad, mostly text with a pic of the gr

It’s the weekend now… fancy a jaunt?  There’s a nearby smoking, ash spewing volcano we could go see.  I mean really, what could go wrong?

I’ll pick you up in half an hour.

: )

About gillianloves

I decided there was not enough laughing in my life so I set to and started to design greeting cards in addition to my other design work. I'm happy to make people smile and to show that giving something really good takes as little effort as sending something pretty ordinary. I fully believe that if you can laugh about it someday you may as well laugh about it today. And also that we are just about as happy as we try to be. But you should know, Pollyanna I'm not. Even I might want to slap her after a day or so.
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