Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Your Vintage Religious Booklet Cover of the Day

This one is one of my favorites from this batch of booklets!  I love the bold stylized artwork.  It's kind of modern, yet kind of primitive and folksy at the same time.


I wonder if they've looked behind the sofa?
The real kicker on this one is the back cover:



Take a closer look at the record on the top left:



I know it's been a while since I've done this kind of thing, but I seem to remember the purpose of these kinds of endeavors was to keep people from going to hell, not picking people to send there!  I guess it would really pay not to get on this guy's bad side!

That Cecil Todd:  He's hardcore!  (He's also not above playing fast and loose with the truth for his flock.  Neither is his son.)

2 comments:

We are: clamco said...

"Four people I would like to see go to Hell." Holy crap! Actually, that could be a good title for a blog post. ;-)

Lynn said...

I'm a lot older than you - I probably have a few more than that!



PS not really - I was always taught hell was NOT the place you wanted to go LOL ;>)