TITLE

Iraq ad assault? Shops cry hoax

AUTHOR(S)
Bowes, Elena
PUB. DATE
August 1990
SOURCE
Advertising Age;8/27/1990, Vol. 61 Issue 35, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a hoax conducted by the British humor magazine 'Punch,' to examine the behavior of advertising agencies. Details of the hoax; Attitudes of agencies toward the Persian Gulf crisis; Characteristics of advertising agencies.
ACCESSION #
9009030404

 

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