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The verse by the side of the road : the story of the Burma-Shave signs and jingles

Author: Frank Rowsome; Carl Rose
Publisher: Brattleboro, Vt. : S. Greene Press, [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Indexes each of the 600 jingles used by the Burma-Shave company, which used a consecutive sign, by the side of the road, method of advertising their product, from 1925 to 1963.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rowsome, Frank.
Verse by the side of the road.
Brattleboro, Vt. : S. Greene Press, [1965]
(OCoLC)709539114
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Rowsome; Carl Rose
OCLC Number: 656940
Description: 121 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Remember, remember --
On the road to Red Wing --
And oh Louise --
Don't stick / your elbow / out so far --
The way it worked --
Free --
free --
a trip to Mars --
An end to the road signs --
Appendix : Texts of all Burma-Shave signs.
Responsibility: Frank Rowsome, Jr. ; drawings by Carl Rose.

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Indexes each of the 600 jingles used by the Burma-Shave company, which used a consecutive sign, by the side of the road, method of advertising their product, from 1925 to 1963.

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