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RHM Nimble: Tennis Woman
An advertisement for Rank Hovis McDougall’s Nimble bread featuring a female tennis player.
Rank Hovis McDougall’s Nimble loaf was launched in 1955 as a low calorie bread for healthy eating. This advertisement from 1964, made by J Walter Thompson, emphasises the brand as a healthy option with the ‘nimble’ female tennis player.
Food, Glorious Food!
Advert 1965 0 mins
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Advert 1981 1 mins
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Advert 1979 0 mins
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Industry sponsored film 1957 9 mins
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