27 June 2012 @ 10:24 am
Story Continues  
After heeding all of this advice, our trusty duo picked up a few giant bottle-shaped traps at a Siberian trading post, and argued over what they should use as bait. Oates won the argument, and they loaded their shopping cart with ...

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... soap, because everyone knows how the scent of fresh suds gets babies running. Laden with bars of soap Hall and Oates trekked into the wilds of Siberia, where suddenly they came upon...
 
 
 
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bradygirl_12: alfred--terry (pumpkin)bradygirl_12 on June 27th, 2012 01:17 am (UTC)
This is SO cute! :)
Professor Booty: Sense and Sensibility and Sharksflummoxicated on June 27th, 2012 01:19 am (UTC)
It looks like they used a typewriter for most of the text. Also, why would wartime mean more dishes to wash, I wonder?
Grand High Supreme and Mighty Empress Connieconuly on June 27th, 2012 01:37 am (UTC)
Maybe your housekeeper got a better job in a factory?
spuzzlightyearspuzzlightyear on June 27th, 2012 02:36 am (UTC)
Oh you know, Victory girls (cough)
LadyMech: Owl partyladymech on June 27th, 2012 02:51 am (UTC)
I can think of a few examples. Maybe a diner, etc now has more customers due to more workers nearby, or if it's near a military base, there would be more soliders. And in the home, there might be more people sharing housing due to wartime housing shortages, or having to take infamily members.
Christineneuralclone on June 27th, 2012 04:49 am (UTC)
But according to this ad children under three were doing all the housework... *g*
Professor Booty: Sense and Sensibility and Sharksflummoxicated on June 27th, 2012 04:15 pm (UTC)
Thanks, these all make sense.
Kim, Meezer Queen and Equestrienne: nectar of lifemeezergal on June 27th, 2012 03:36 am (UTC)
Oh, this ad is cute! Very cute!
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