VIDEO: In 1959, You Could’ve Won Mr. Magoo’s Packard

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BestRide | Mar 02, 2017

By the late 1950s, Mr. Magoo was a pretty well-known comic figure, moving out of film shorts and into regular Saturday morning cartoon popularity. So of course, a cartoon character intended to appeal to kids was the perfect pitchman for a beer company. And in 1959, your inebriated mom or dad could’ve won Mr. Magoo’s car, or a 1959 Chevrolet Impala or 1959 Chevrolet Corvette just by pounding back the Stag beers.


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