Ask any old Dubliner about 'W.D. & H.O. Wills' and fond memories will transport him back to the old factory in Marrowbone Lane first opened in 1923 and providing valuable employment to the people of the area.
This advertising poster is art at it’s finest: she is just in from the cobblestone streets with her basket and flouncing dress, trying to decide on her purchase. He with his helpful demeanour and manner is reassuring her of the quality of her purchase.
“The finest Shagg Golden Virginia from America”.
“I’ll take it kind sir, you are more than helpful”.
Dimensions: 16” X 10” approx.