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Turnpike Promotional Literature


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This advertisement aimed at vacationers contrasts jammed local streets with the open, sparsely populated Turnpike, heralding it as "118 miles" of "carefree driving," and playing up the lack of stop lights, cross traffic, and more. Which place would you rather be?

  Advertisement, "Smart Vacationers Use the New Jersey Turnpike," 1950s
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