Advertising with the Admiral

Admiral Percy Nelles was Canada's Chief of Naval Staff during the Second World War - but one wonders if he gave his permission for his image to be used on this advertisement from a New Brunswick dry goods store.

advertising card, "Admiral Nelles, R.C.N.," Vassie-Brock-Manchester, Ltd., Saint John, New Brunswick, n.d. [1941?]

Ley and Lois Smith War, Memory and Popular Culture Research Collection - The University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario
card, 15.8cm x 8.7cm