1942 Ad Ponds Cold Cream Martha Gaffney Engagement Ring WWII Clemson College LF4


This is an original 1942 World War II black and white print ad for Pond's Cold Cream, celebrating the engagement of Martha Gaffney's engagement to military aviator Henry Niles Nelson Jr.


This 69+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. - left margin. Light surface rubNo tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 12.5 inches; 25 x 32 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Air Force, FiancŽ, Beauty Products, Aviation Cadet, John C. Calhoun, Fort McPherson, Uncle Sam References, Army, Mrs. W. Forbes Morgan, Mrs. Ernest du Pont Jr., Diamond Ring, Jewelry, Marriage, Romance, Romantic