The Wrong Combination Quiz

10 Apr

If the below image could be described as “The Right Combination”, what ad could be called The Wrong Combination?


Errol and

Smokin’ Like Flynn

In an ad published that same year

Involving a film very different than Dodge City

— Tim


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  1. barb

    April 10, 2020 at 4:59 am

    Tim, I’m not going to cheat and Google this one, but my first guess is that a wrong combination ad in 1939 would tie in with The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex. If that’s correct, one would have to wonder how they got Errol and Bette to do that ad!

    • Gentleman Tim

      April 10, 2020 at 5:16 am

      Smokin’, Barb! Smokin’ Like Flynn!…

      I guess Errol was neither too young nor too old in chain-smokin’ Bette Davis’ eyes!…

    • Gentleman Tim

      April 10, 2020 at 5:55 am

      Barb, you got that one faster than Bette could smoke down a Chesterfield Short


      Even faster than a friendly conversation between Blanche and Baby Jane: