Category Archives: hurricane matches

NEW Facebook Group Created for Fellow Lovers of Light (a.k.a. Match Collectors)

All you Hard Core (and not so Hard Core) Match Collectors out there, please be sure to check out my new FB Group “Advertising Match Book & Match Box Collectors Group” http://www.facebook.com/matchcollectorgroup Lots of great pics of a sampling of #matchbooks and #matchboxes that Joe Danon and #TheMatchGroup … Continue reading

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New York TImes Article: What Flying was Like Before The Smoke Cleared

Great Article from The New York Times February 23rd, 2015 What Flying Was Like Before the Smoke Cleared Believe it or not, smoking was banned on domestic flights only 25 years ago!   “It’s probably difficult for anyone who isn’t … Continue reading

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Joe Danon Quoted re. The Resurgence in The Popularity of Advertising Matches in BALTIMORE BUSINESS JOURNAL 10-27-2000

Joe Danon Quoted in The Baltimore Business Journal 10-27-2000 REKINDLING THE FLAME “With the rise of the Internet, people have come to expect instant service, yet the match industry is still a smokestack industry,” said Joe Danon….”The production mechanisms all … Continue reading

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Match Book Advertising & Free Speech: Period of the Late ’60’s Up to the Modern Day and Their Use During The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

Match Book Advertising and Free Speech Just like any printed matter, match book advertising qualifies as a form of free speech in America. Therefore, making the circumstances under which the wording of a matchbook advertisement might be deemed to be an element … Continue reading

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FEATURE MATCHES Match Books -Vintage Match Books with Colorful Images Across Flattened Match Stems

FEATURE MATCHES -Vintage Match Books with Colorful Images Across Flattened Match Stems Branded Match Books serve as mementos from places that you’ve visited or vacationed at, make great keepsakes from cherished family events and obviously, are a convenient and reliable … Continue reading

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FOUND! VINTAGE Sept. 1944 ISSUE of UNIVERSAL MATCH “MATCH TIPS” Employee Magazine

Very cool piece of American and Match History! There are several feature articles about the effect that World War II has had on the factory’s work force. It stated that one of the plant’s first employees when the Hudson factory … Continue reading

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NYC’s COOLEST MATCH BOOKS

A fun blog post from REFINERY 29 sharing some of the author’s favorite match books from up and down Manhattan, as well as a few from the Hamptons and some other New York-related locales. “…this is all about really unique … Continue reading

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Matches: The single most precious item in my backpack!

Originally posted on ww123:
Hardened hikers and outdoor people will agree with me when I say that one of the most important things that can save your life, and bring you instant comfort and feeling of safety, is a fire.…

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Promote Your Restaurant with Low Cost/High Impact Advertising Matches

Promote Your Restaurant Through Branded Matches: They’re the Little Things That Count Still a Timely Article Written a Few Years Ago on the Website RestaurantOwner.com “…consider every little branded item as a mini billboard” Here’s an excerpt from the article: … Continue reading

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RESTAURANT MATCH BOOKS – BRANDING AND CULTURE COLLIDE

 Match Books (L) TIBOR KALMAN’S DESIGN for “Restaurant Florent” and (R) DAMIAN HIRST’s DESIGN FOR “PHARMACY” in LONDON Great excerpt from a blog post from DEMIAN REPUCCI dated Oct 2009 “restaurant matchbooks …..are an extension of the restaurants’ brand and a telling … Continue reading

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