04 October 2010 @ 08:59 pm
Soviet ad 1925  
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farrangerfarranger on October 4th, 2010 06:56 pm (UTC)
I can't read the Russian, but I imagine this is an ad indicative of the goods available to citizens in the wake of Lenin's New Economic Policy, which allowed small shops to reopen and for petty commerce. This is actually a pretty fascinating advertisement.