Jim Henson’s Linit Fabric Finish Commercial (1967)

Pic via The Henson Company


There is so much to love about this Linit Fabric Finish commercial from back in 1967, not the least being how awesome a spokesman…er, spokespuppet that Jim Henson, Jerry Juhl, and Don Sahlin created with Sir Linit.

A huge thanks to the Henson Company Official YouTube Channel for uploading this wonderful ad. I think my favorite part is the young woman’s reaction at the end of the commercial.

VicSage

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Searching through the alleys for useful knowledge in the city of Nostalgia. Huge cinema fanatic and sometimes carrier of the flame for the weirding ways of 80s gaming, toys, and television. When his wife lets him he is quite happy sitting in the corner eating buckets of beef jerky.

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