A Victorian Advent Calendar – 2nd Dec

Considering the regular complaints about the commercialisation of the modern Christmas, I decided to have my own Advent Calendar this month – made from adverts that were printed in Victorian newspapers.

Each day I will display an advert from my collection of the Illustrated London News.

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Advent Calendar

1stSozodont Toothpaste1892
2ndFashions for the Season1885
3rdVigor’s Horse Action Sadle1896
4thBenger’s Self-Digestive Food1885
5thThe Louis Velveteen1885
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