It's 1969, And You Need Some 7.75x14 Whitewalls For The Buick!S

A set of new Cragars for $50? OK, killjoys, we know that's about 300 bucks in 2009 money, but this Mark C. Bloome ad from the January 24, 1969 Los Angeles Times is still fascinating.

It's 1969, And You Need Some 7.75x14 Whitewalls For The Buick!S


It's all there: Tires for Volkswagens! Bias-ply tires! Glass-belted tires! Rated at 125 MPH! Non-metric size designations!
[Los Angeles Times Blogs, thanks to West-Coaster for the tip]