In July 1946, this billboard had its debut. (And, yes, it is actually called "Yes Girl"!)
The next year, the first "
Early Coke billboards won awards and honors year after year in annual competitions. By 1959, in 27 years of competition, 86
Sundblom was one of
Do you have a favorite Coke billboard or "
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