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1955 Oldsmobile Brochures and Foldouts

Sales brochures are bound booklets that were distributed through authorized sales outlets. The method of binding was normally saddle stitching - stapled, or perfect binding - glued spine. For the most part, these brochures were given out free of charge. The prestige brochures were sometimes available in limited quantity and presented only to more serious sales prospects. In some cases they were redone on lesser quality paper and inserted into magazines.

Dealer foldouts were handout or mail-distributed tools intended for sales and promotion purposes. Folders were also issued as salesman's informational tools such as fleet folders and accessories folders, Folders consisted of a single sheet of paper or card stock. These sheets were then folded one or more times. Since folders were comprised of one sheet, they did not utilize staples or stitches.


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No writing was necessary on this brochure cover
- the '55 Olds grill says it all.


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1955 Olds Holiday 4-Door Hardtops Intro Foldout Brochure (6.50x10.33 closed, 26.00x20.67 open) 7 pages
1955_Olds_Holiday_Foldout_Brochure_1-7.pdf
1955 88 "Delta" Concept Car Brochure (7.5x3.75 closed 13.0x3.75 open) 4 pages
1955_Olds_88_Delta_1-4.pdf
1955 Oldsmobile Prestige Brochure (15.0 x 8.5 closed, 30.0 x 8.5 open) 32 pages Composite views.
1954_Olds_Brochure_1-32C.pdf
1955 Oldsmobile Prestige Brochure (15.0 x 8.5) 32 pages Individual views.
1955_Olds_Prestige_Brochure_1-32.pdf