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17 Images You Didn't Know Were Drawn By Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss is one of the most widely-loved children's book authors of all time. But, before he was beloved by children everywhere, he created advertisements and editorial comics as Theodor Seuss Geisel.

You'll recognize some classic Dr. Seuss characters in his earliest advertisements, many of which appear in political satire and the bug spray Flit.

How many familiar faces can you spot?

Schaefer Bock Beer, 1940Laughing Squid

Holly Sugar, 1940Laughing Squid

Flit campaignLibraries.ucsd.edu

Mandeville Special Collections Library

Some of Dr. Seuss' WWII satire:

Dr. Seuss WWII editorialEnvisioning The American Dream

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