A 2010 upgrade to Notting Hill Gate “tube” station revealed a series of vintage posters dating to between 1956 and 1959. The posters, which will be left intact once the modernisation work is completed, include advertising for Pepsodent Toothpaste and the Daily Mail Ideal Home Exhibition, as well as films like Around the World in 80 Days and The Horse’s Mouth, starring Alec Guinness.
Baseball: 1946 World Series Game 6 Ticket Stub. The St. Louis Cardinals fielded some exceptional teams in the 1940s, taking home the NL pennant four times with three World Series wins. From their third championship of the decade we present this ticket stub, dating from Game 6 against the Red Sox played in St. Louis' Sportsman's Park. The Redbirds emerged victorious 4-1 over Ted Williams and his Red Sox.