American Safety Razor Company: Burma-Shave Road Signs campaign

From the mid-1920s to 1963, signs for Burma-Shave shaving cream dotted the American countryside. Of uniform red and white, the signs usually came in series of five or six and were spaced evenly along a roadway so that travelers could read them in sequence.

American Safety Razor Company: Burma-Shave Road Signs campaign

Judson Knight

Overview

From the mid-1920s to 1963, signs for Burma-Shave shaving cream dotted the American countryside. Of uniform red and white, the signs usually came in series of five or six...