Wordless WednesdayWhy do some humans like to use pictures of kittens in boots to try to convince other humans to buy things? The kittens may never know, but please enjoy this "Puss in Boots" edition of (almost) Wordless Wednesday.
|Here we have another “kitten
in boot” trade card |
from about 1900, but this one is not advertising
anything to do with boots or shoes.
It’s from the Woolson Spice Company.
So if you want spicy kittens in your boots…
Image from Miami U. (Ohio) Libraries—
Digital Collections, via Wikimedia Commons.
|And finally, from the
1930s we have |
this advertisement for Cherry Blossom Boot Polish.
Makes your boots as comfy as kittens!
Image by Black Kite at en.wikipedia
[CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons.