Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Aunt Jemima Black Caricature Advertising Mask

Available here.


scott said...

They used to send African American ladies into towns dressed as Aunt Jemima. These women would do pancake making demos and were treated like product celebrities-
sort of living logos. I think I remember reading that they got decent pay too...if thats so, it's pretty ironic eh?

Joey said...

Wow, very interesting!