This 1953 vintage ad for Lycoming has a black and white art illustration by artist ArtzyBasheff of a anthropomorphized hay baler with human eyes and arms tying the bales with the headline, “Strong ‘wrists’ for America’s new hay balers”.
Year Published: 1953
Approximate overall size – inches: 10 x 13
“Whisking through fields of hay…picking up and handling an almost incredible 2,500 bales per day…this man-saving, time-saving, money-saving NEW IDEA hay baler needs mighty tough gears to keep its tying mechanism on the job. To be certain these steel ‘wrists’ have maximum strength and durability…NEW IDEA looks to Lycoming.”
This is a 67 yr. old original vintage ad removed from a 1953 publication and is not a reproduction of any kind.