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Magic Mirror




"...can talk with or see your dead relations or friends. You can see your beloved no matter how far they are from you or not known to you. This mirror is made according to the science of Mesmerism."
Jan 24 1943. The Indian Express.

"...prepared with the wonderful herbs gathered from Kailas".
And not from the world of Hatim Tai. Tais selling Magic Mirrors.
Mar 26 1942. The Indian Express.

5 comments:

  1. WANT! Life would be so much easier with one of these.

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  2. I can see Manoj Kumar doing an ad for this wonderful product. Mirrors were a major fixture in his later films.

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  3. Oooh yes! I remember some great mirror shots in Roti Kapada aur Makaa. http://bp2.blogger.com/_HknaF6x_N80/R6S3-qMmtLI/AAAAAAAABKc/n-ghOUpGbAk/s1600-h/weird15-2.jpg

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  4. That's what I was talking about :) One can see same mirror work in Shor.

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