Mechanix Illustrated used a poorer quality paper than many magazines. There is a tendency to discolor with age and become brittle. It will show some wear. It might even have a reading or unnatural crease.
This vintage ad is indeed the actual, original ad from a vintage magazine, periodical, program or book.
This vintage ad is suitable for framing making an inexpensive decorating piece for the store, the office, the schoolroom or the home. Unframed this vintage ad can be used for scrap booking, decoupage, altered art or any other craft project.
Size (approximate) 6 ¼ inches wide and 9 ¼ inches high