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"So side-splittingly funny, yet so dark with doom." — Boston Herald
Between the three-martini lunches and Scotch around the clock, it's hard to believe that the advertising executives of the Sixties could remain conscious, let alone conduct business. How did they do it? The answer lies in this authentic document from Madison Avenue, circa 1962. Learn the bleary-eyed secrets behind calling in sick, avoiding phone calls, and other boardroom shenanigans.
How did advertising executives in the Sixties stay sharp while boozing around the clock? The answer lies in this authentic document from Madison Avenue, circa 1962. "Side-splittingly funny." — Boston Herald.
Table of Contents
Foreword Thesaurus 1. The Home 2. Off to the Office 3. Office Procedure 4. As You Lay Dying 5. Eleven-Twenty 6. Luncheon Management I 7. Luncheon Management II 8. The Doldrums 9. A Little Something for the Train 10. a Night of It 11. Conjugal Love 12. The Entertainer L'envoi