March of Time Newsreel Series 1935 Ad -Townsend Plan


Dimensions: approx. 8×11 inches

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Dimensions: approx. 8×11 inches

Time, Inc and RKO Radio ran this paper advertisement, taken from a 1935 magazine, which features the March of Time newsreel – Number 9 in the series. The March of Time was a popular US weekly newsreel series that played in movie theaters throughout the country from 1935 – 1951. Read about the Townsend Plan – an economic plan that guaranteed $200.00 a month to every US citizen over 60 – a plan that started the Social Security ball rolling. Article has a photo of Dr. Francis E Townsend and the words and music to the Townsend Campaign Hymn. Article page is dated December 23, 1935.