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But Wait! There’s More!: The Irresistible Appeal And Spiel Of Ronco And Popeil

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by Timothy Samuelson. Published by Rizzoli, 2002. First edition. Hardcover, die-cut boards. 128pp. Well illustrated. Fine

For nearly fifty years, the Popeil Brothers’ and Ronco’s high-energy commercials have been familiar intruders into the living rooms of America-and most homes bear evidence of their seductive visits. Countless VegOMatics, SealAMeals, Kitchen Magicians, Pocket Fishermen, and other gadgets sit tucked away in many a cupboard, giving silent testimony to the power of their broadcast salesmanship.