Summer Rerun: 7-Eleven Day!

by Paula Bosse

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by Paula Bosse

Today — July 11 — is “7-Eleven Day,” the day when the Dallas company that revolutionized the world of retail convenience offers free Slurpees to a hot and sweaty public. The 1966 ad above is one of the first things I ever posted on this blog. It’s sweet and quaint. The world has changed quite a bit since that folksy advertisement appeared 50 years ago. Read the ad copy in the original post, here.

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