IDEAL HOME EXHIBITION PUBLICITY SLOGANS 1968-84.

By Arthur Smith.

            Arthur sent me photo-copies of his Ideal Home Exhibition slogans, and also enclosed some spare slogans for my own collection. I found this of such interest that I have decided to include it in the newletter in the form of an article. Thanks Arthur. 

            1968 The Diamond Jubilee year of the Ideal Home Exhibition, the slogan is in both the standard and the transposed position.

            1969 Slogan in the standard position.

            1970 Slogan in the transposed position.

            1972 Slogan in the transposed position.

            1973 50th Ideal Home Exhibition, the slogan is known in the standard and transposed position.

            1974 Home Counties Ideal Home Exhibition, held in Princes Hall, Aldershot. Slogan in the transposed position. A very scarce slogan.

            1974 Ideal Home Exhibition held at Olympia. Slogan is in the transposed position.

            1975 to 1977 showing a mixture of standard and transposed positions.

            1978 slogan in the standard position.

            1979 Presentation pack specially printed for the Ideal Home Exhibition.

            1979 slogans in the standard position and transposed position on the meter mark.

            1980 Souvenir card produced by Pilgrim Philatelics for Ideal Home Exhibition with special handstamp.

            1980 Special handstamp on piece.

            1983 Slogan in the standard and transposed position.

            1984 Slogan in the standard position.

            Arthur makes the point that clear impressions are very difficult to find sometimes, and there are gaps where he has not been able to find some years. He is still looking for the missing years.

       © Exhibition Study Group 1993

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