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Fly TAA - the friendly way [picture]
Bib ID 3573393
Format BookBook [picture]
Author
Warner, Ralph Malcolm, 1902-1966
 
Description [Sydney, N.S.W.] : Trans Australia Airlines, [1950] 
1 poster : col. ; 97 x 60 cm. 
Summary

Iconic TAA poster featuring an air hostess in summer uniform (white) wearing wings, epaulettes (2 stripes), blue hat with TAA emblem. The model was Nola Rose. The background in shades of blue, features three turbo-prop 700 series Viscount aeroplanes in the fleet with TAA livery. Artwork by Ralph Warner.

Biography/History

Nola Rose was from Sydney who won a Bondi beach beauty competition. She became one of Europe's leading models.

Notes

There are variants of this poster in its background (colour, aircraft or absence of), uniform accessories (hat/beret, livery, epaulettes), a summer (white) and winter (navy or dark blue) uniform, poster size, different fonts, layout and wording published between the 1950's and 1970's.

Cited In

Sabey, Ian. Challenge in the skies : the founding of TAA, p. 104.

Subjects Trans Australia Airlines -- Posters.  |  Airlines -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Advertising -- Airlines -- Posters.  |  Travel posters, Australian.
Other authors/contributors Trans Australia Airlines

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