Because someone might SHOOT it. This ad appeared in National Geographic in 1968 and explains a lot about our international reputation.
A lot of early travel advertising for Canada plays into some pretty ridiculous stereotypes about Canada and Canadians, many of which are still kicking around today.
There’s a joke among my friends that every picture of Canada must have some combination of the following features:
This amazing El Al poster from the 1960s promoting travel to Canada has all of them, plus Mounties. Definitive Canadian image? Discuss.
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