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Dando Shaft!

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Every man's dream life was his real life
A novel of a wonderfully gaudy millionaire - raunchy, ribald and rotten rich. A satire on the world of advertising, television and suburbia.
Mass Market Paperback, 223 pages
Published by Ballantine Books (first published 1965)
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Apr 08, 2011 Karla rated it really liked it
Dando Shaft is a middle-aged copy writer for the Madison Avenue ad agency Willard Jones. He was one of the best in the business. He created "Get Lockfast Zippers for Social Security!" for a line of men's pants, and was hailed as a genius for naming a cereal WOW because WOW spells WOW backwards and upside down it spells MOM.

But the best days are behind Dando. His latest pitches go from the bad ("Go Steady with Zingo!" for a laxative) to the idiotic ("Doctor Cole's Corn Plasters for People with Fe
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