Jun 14, · I have always wanted the $ Polaris Nuclear Sub advertised in the back pages of 60s comic books. In February, I wrote: "I'll tell you, things would change if I had one of these babies. For anyone who read comic books between the s and the recent era, these ads were as familiar as the heroes themselves. But a nuclear submarine for a few bucks plus postage. Scary until you realized it was just some cardboard. This kitschy vintage ad makes for a hilarious tee.
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Not only do you have writing that just sends the dollars flying out of your pocket, but it has a cutaway (see above), where you and your friend sit at the controls, proud of your nuclear sub!
The ad clearly states chipboard, not cardboard! Mar 30, · Unboxing Polaris Nuclear Submarine | Houseoftheunusual - Duration: Houseoftheunusual Eddie Guevara 9, views. Cost: $ – pricey for a comic book ad. Fits in the palm of your hand. Another well-known comic book ad was for a Polaris Nuclear Submarine.
How big is your mailbox? (Polaris). Jul 04, · The Polaris Nuclear Sub. Kids learn to ignore the wild claims of boastful comic-book ads. My particular favorite was always "Free - One Million Dollars Cash!" Another great one was the Polaris Nuclear Sub ("fires rockets and torpedoes!"). Feb 20, · In the comments down below let me know which of these items you would have purchased?
And have you actually purchased anything from a comic book ad before? T. Dec 2, - Vintage POLARIS Nuclear SUBMARINE Ad 's by thehouseofsecrets, $ Dec 2, - Vintage POLARIS Nuclear SUBMARINE Ad 's by thehouseofsecrets, $ Saved from These comic book mail-in toys were a remarkable mix of toy Army, Navy, and Air Force figurines. Kebra Waters Pieces Toy Soldier Set.
ABC: Ed (Edwin Wegman) started up Honor House in the 50’s or 60’s. And used to sell novelty items. He then turned it into BIOSPECIFICS TECHNOLOGIES CORP. And by the way, we don’t have any Polaris Nuclear Sub’s hidden in old boxes put away, way, way in the back!!! We laughed. MC: I had in mind a 7 foot Monster or Frankenstein mask!
ABC: Sorry! Mar 13, · out of 5 stars THE POLARIS NUCLEAR SUB COMIC BOOK AD WITH A TWIST. genius!!! Reviewed in the United States on October 10, Verified Purchase. This is such a great read that I read it three times. A must for anybody that ever looked at the Polaris Nuclear Sub ad in a comic book in the 'xn--e1ajkbnlz.xn--p1ais: 3. Polaris Nuclear Sub Comic Book Submarine Toy RARE!
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test material. Like most of the things you could buy in the back of a comic book, the Polaris Nuclear Sub was long on description, mystery, and marketing. In the summer of the New York Times ran a front page story entitled: ADMIRAL RICKOVER SAYS REDS LEARNED SECRETS FROM TOY SUB. In that story the father of the US Navy’s nuclear submarine program claimed that the hobby company Revell’s model of the USS George Washington nuclear-powered Polaris missile submarine had given away classified information to the Soviet Union.
Apr 21, · From toRichard served in the Royal Navy and spent his career on the Polaris submarines, which carried nuclear ballistic missiles. Under Pressure is his first book. He lives with his family in London. (source: HarperCollins). There's an online portfolio of cover designs and more [email protected] semiotic and semi-idiotic design madness available for the price of a mouseclick--hit the image below to be teleported there instantly (unless you are on a dinosauric modem, in which case go brew some tea while you are waiting).
Apr 04, · I remember a couple of friends and I all gathered around some comic books and trying to figure out what the catch was with the submarine. We figured it never said it wasn't real, so it would be lying if it wasn't, and everybody knows you can't lie in advertising.
Oh man we wanted $ I did send off for some of the things. Polaris Nuclear Sub Cardboard submarine over 7 feet long DC comic book toy IN carton with instructionsHere is the chance to get the toy every boy dreamed about in the 60s/70s when reading comics! This is in its original shipping carton in the condition shown in. Jun 02, · It's said that most people have a book inside them. It's also said that, in most cases, that's exactly where it should stay.
Unfortunately that's the case with this distinctly dull book. It's actually quite extraordinary that a subject as potentially fascinating as life on a nuclear submarine has been rendered in so tedious a xn--e1ajkbnlz.xn--p1ais: The comics may not have been socially acceptable, but they had cool ads in them.
You could send away for X-ray specs, joy buzzers, the hypno-coin, assorted novelties and gags like a fake arm cast And then one day I saw it: the Polaris Nuclear Submarine. Right there on the inside cover of my favorite comic book. It looked beautiful, all. Jun 14, · Todd Tucker has fashioned a vivid and fast-paced novel of submarine warfare set in a future that's all too plausible. Stealth and deception, move and countermove propel the action across a broad undersea battlefield.
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May 07, · Polaris Nuclear Sub Right up there with Sea Monkeys and X-Ray Specs, the Polaris was one of the classic ads that defrauded Boomer-era kids, expertly leading us to believe that we might actually order a usable submersible out of the pages of Turok, Son of Stone or Magnus, Robot Fighter or whatever, for less than ten dollars.
Oct 17, · HMS Armageddon! Nuclear submariner's astonishing new book reveals how crew learned to live cheek by jowl with weapons that could wipe us all. It was a true-to-life, two-man, Polaris Nuclear Submarine. It was, it seemed, our destiny. Our fertile minds, full of imagination, could see ourselves exploring the depths of the pond on our farm.
We could see ourselves negotiating rivers and hunting for lost treasure in our very own, two-man submarine.
ON November 1,Prime Minister Harold Macmillan informed the Commons that a Polaris nuclear submarine base would be developed at the Holy Loch, on the Cowal peninsula. Jun 14, · The Toy Polaris Sub Revealed John Biggs 13 years As a child of the early seventies, I grew up in a time between the scams on the Interwebs and scams on the backs of comic books.
Todd Tucker has fashioned a vivid and fast-paced novel of submarine warfare set in a future that's all too plausible. Stealth and deception, move and countermove propel the action across a broad undersea battlefield. As always, the human factor plays a decisive role in the outcome, and in POLARIS, gender is no obstacle to command of a nuclear sub.
The toy was offered in the comic book ads of the 's as a full ride on Jeep with a dress up military poncho. Who could forget those ads in the comic books?
I remember wanting the Polaris Nuclear Submarine, but there were many others including a tank, spaceship and this here xn--e1ajkbnlz.xn--p1ai Rating: % positive. Sea monkeys and X-ray vision glasses were available via mail-order Although they weren’t what would be considered catalogs, comic books in the s and s were famous for advertisements for mail order products which caught the eye of the readers of Superman, Archie and his friends, and the other denizens of comics.
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Ran from issue #1 (Jul-Aug ) through #7 (September ). A majority of the story is set on the submarine, Polaris, so I got a very intimate portrait of the sub and all of its unique features and dangers and how life on board is for its occupants. There's also non-stop action, drama and close quarter encounters with an enemy sub which all Submarine Warfare - /5(5). The 12 tales in this book vary in setting from a Polaris base in Scotland to a frail remnant of hippy "happiness" in Tasmania, and in subject-matter from male gynaecologists' interference with female organs to a rich woman confessing to the night sea that she has lied and cheated and "murdered"/5(5).
This ad brings back so many fond memories of our childhood, where we routinely fired nuclear missiles at the godless oppressors with our little brothers and sisters. Every day, we’d flush the cooling water from the reactor into a large bucket.
Mom would take it outside and dump it on the neighbors’ lawn. This comic strip advertisement would be enough of an enticement to get millions of males between the ages of to send Charles Atlas their money and make him a household name the world over. Born in Italy inAngelo Charles Siciliano was a sickly child.
HMS Téméraire – Polaris nuclear submarine, The Fighting Temeraire by John Winton, USS Thomas Jefferson – Nimitz Class by Patrick Robinson, HMS Thunder Child – The War of the Worlds by H.