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Dr Pepper signs #500773
Wed Dec 25 2013 06:53 AM
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Here is a very rare pair of Dr Pepper thin metal signs
1st is a clown and the other is an elephant
they measure aprox 16 x9
Asking $695.00 for the pair in minty condition

dr pepper 08.jpg
Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501045
Fri Dec 27 2013 11:09 AM
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wow...those are kinda wierd signs..

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: cormy] #501057
Fri Dec 27 2013 12:37 PM
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lol I thought they where kinda different myself

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501060
Fri Dec 27 2013 12:47 PM
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...distinctively different...

Last edited by gulfiend!; Fri Dec 27 2013 12:48 PM.

Looking for better Gulf items: signs, globes, cans and paper - especially porcelain Gulf flanges, and Gulf A-38 & A-62 ad glass...
Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: gulfiend!] #501097
Fri Dec 27 2013 05:46 PM
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They are a set of three the tiger sign is missing. All that I have seen are heavy cardboard with a "foil like" covering.


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Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Jay Leeper] #501098
Fri Dec 27 2013 05:54 PM
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I've never seen the tiger. What kind of promo where they used in
ps They are thin tin not foil

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501102
Fri Dec 27 2013 06:37 PM
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Late 50's DP had a circus theme to their ads.
Still believe you will find they are foil covered paper

dr pepper circus signs2_opt.pngdr pepper circus signs1_opt.jpg

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Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Jay Leeper] #501104
Fri Dec 27 2013 06:49 PM
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they're pretty cool but that clown looks homicidal to me eek

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Neil Gerrard] #501114
Fri Dec 27 2013 07:42 PM
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Thanks for the pic
My interpretation of foil is a lot thinner than these signs
what are they worth

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501117
Fri Dec 27 2013 08:12 PM
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I'm not sure what they are bringing now.


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Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Jay Leeper] #501157
Sat Dec 28 2013 05:58 AM
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your fired ! lol

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Jay Leeper] #501166
Sat Dec 28 2013 07:25 AM
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Originally Posted By: Jay Leeper
I'm not sure what they are bringing now.


those are cardboard with foil over it, they are never been tins of those produced, a set of three in perfect condition was sold by Dan Morphy Auctions on september 2011 for 150 $

http://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/9658868

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nucky] #501297
Sat Dec 28 2013 07:03 PM
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shoot where was I

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501486
Sun Dec 29 2013 02:47 PM
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Sometimes is just takes a few minutes to do a little research:

Here is an elephant one that sold for $69.00:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Original-Dr-Pepp...=item3cd8a7d8b2

A tiger for $60.00
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Original-Dr-Pepp...=item3cd85053a9

They are neat looking signs.

Re: Dr Pepper signs [Re: Nostalgiaguy] #501497
Sun Dec 29 2013 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted By: Nostalgiaguy
shoot where was I


In the clouds


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