Just a head’s up that I’ll be razing this site (yes, tearing it down) and rebuilding anew.
All of the current content will remain but my intention is to make the site many times more useful by creating lots of niched (and more accurate) categories, as well as improving navigation… and stuff like that.
And just when my fetish for Eugene Schwartz ads has tapered off, I find yet another one that I’ve never encountered before.
This one is for “Norvell’s 5 Minute Demystified Transcendental Meditation.”
Typical sort of ad that Gene probably cranked out before breakfast. It had a handful of insertions in 1975.
TM hardly had the same size fishing net as weight loss, beauty, make money and the like. But maybe, this ad came along too early?
Because I have taken the mystery out of Transcendental Meditation..
I’LL TEACH YOU TO MASTER TRANSCENDENTAL MEDITATION IN A SINGLE EVENING…
In Your Own Horne!Why Pay Hundreds Of Dollars To Be Given A Gift THAT ALREADY EXISTS, NATURALLY, RIGHT NOW, INSIDE YOUR VERY BODY!
Let me make this point perfectly clear: There is nothing really new about Transcendental Meditation, and the amazing physical effects that it brings!
Transcendental Meditation actually goes back several thousand years, to the Ancient Seers of Tibet, China and India, who actually demonstrated that they could control their body so completely utilizing it, that they could perform seemingly “impossible” feats when they let it protect them — such as literally walking over hot coals without being burned, or being buried alive for hours, and even days. without the slightest harm!
These great mystics believed that the awesome Power of Transcendental Meditation was buried deep in their body — and in the body of every living human being — awaiting only The proper “Key” to unleash it!