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“Open 24 Hours” is a blog letting you keep up with the latest news related to all of the mid-century roadside advertising collectibles that you crave!


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“Fast Food Collectibles” Article 1984 Collectors’ Showcase Magazine

The fast food collectibles article in Collectors’ Showcase Magazine reproduced below first appeared in Keith Kaonis publication in 1984,in San Diego, California. The original publication of this article appeared on pages 36-39, in the issue of March/April 1984, Volume 3, Number 4. All photographs were taken by Karen Atkinson. All items photographed are from the collection of … [View Details]

McDonald’s Vintage Wastebasket Coin Bank

  Do you remember the 1970’s television commercial with the McDonald’s jingle, “Don’t Forget to Feed the Wastebasket”? In the early 1970’s, circa between 1972 and 1975, McDonald’s produced three different promotional wastebasket coin banks to encourage children to learn to two important life skills— to clean up after themselves as well as to save … [View Details]