THE PHOTOBOOTH BLOG
June 20, 2005

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We have often lamented the lack of simple, properly-sized frames for photobooth strips. Someone could make a killing with a nice, clean frame that perfectly fits the traditional four-pose strip.

So it was with some interest this week that we came across a raft of frames on eBay, purpose-made for individual photos from photobooths. These classic designs, featuring reverse-painted glass and printed messages above and below the photos, date from the 1940s. The frames, many of which feature a period photo still inside, are made of glass and metal, and measure approximately 3″ x 4″. The items for sale include a frame with a floral theme, and frames with messages that include “Remember Me‚” “Thinking of You‚” “Long May It Wave‚” “For Victory‚” and “Victory” (at right). With a starting bid of $9.99 each, these unique, striking frames are sure to go.