12731_news_vw_bug.mp4

12731_news_vw_bug

Commercial for Volkswagen Bug (Beetle). Close up on newspaper headlines in a fake newspaper read “Prices Spiral Up, “ “New Tax Action” “Mortgages up to 8 1/4 %” “Bus Fare Up 5” “Medical Cost Up 140% Since 1946” “Cost of Living Up 8.3%”. Rapid shots of newspaper headlines, newspapers being printed, paper being thrown out, fade into shot of a Volkswagen Bug. Narrator asks:“Is your dollar shrinking to about the size of a Volkswagen?”

1970s
Subjects: 
B&W
Color
Not Explicit