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Homer Hemp, Susie Sisal, and Tillie Twine Family Story

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Promotional advertisement available through the International Harvester Advertising Service for use by International Harvester dealers, part of the 1949 Twine Promotion. The advertisement tells the story of the Twine Promotion mascots, Homer Hemp, Susie Sisal, and Tillie Twine. In the advertisement the characters introduce their story in four panels: Homer Hemp comes from the Philippines, Susie Sisal comes from Cuba, the wedding of Homer Hemp and Susie Sisal, and the addition of Tillie Twine to their family. At the bottom of the advertisement is where the dealership name and address would appear.


Image ID: 102254

Creation Date: 1949 

Creator Name: International Harvester Company




Collection Name: McCormick - International Harvester

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: McCormick, Mss 5z, Box 264, Folder 1

Original Dimensions: 8 x 11 inches




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