Buy a new car for vacation, 1961

Newspaper advertisement promoting vacation spending, 1961. The text states “There is nothing more aggravating than ‘car trouble’ on a vacation trip. A bad-acting automobile can squander your precious time and completely spoil your fun. If you need a new car anyway, why not buy it NOW and enjoy all the fine touring months ahead?” Advertisements such as this promoted vacations and vacation spending, even if money had to be borrowed.
Advertisement, “Kentucky, Your Vacationland,” The Courier-Journal, Travel Section, April 30, 1961, 6.

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