We trimmed your 1940 Christmas tree in May... [advertisement].

We trimmed your 1940 Christmas tree in May... [advertisement].
Corning Glass Works.
Published In: 
Fortune magazine 1940, volume 9, pp. [103].
[S. l. : s. n., 1940].
[1] p. : ill. ; 36 x 28 cm.
Bib ID: 
Variant Title: 
Corning means research in glass
Certificate of authenticity included.
Purchase; eBay; 2012; 1000120368
Advertisement for Christmas ornaments made by Corning; due to the war, importing ornaments from Europe was impossible and Corning was able to produce a better quality product priced as low as imported ornaments. Ad features large image of close up of trimmed Christmas tree. Title of ad, in white lettering against black background, runs along upper edge. Text including "Corning means research in glass" along lower edge in black lettering against white background.