The way we work for a living transmits much about the historical moment and possibilities of fruitful interaction.
The team-work depicted photographically in our first vintage poster is about treating others royally to ensure market share. But it is also about hospitality workers rising to an occasion that rewards them beyond a paycheck.The military precision of this highlight of the flight conveys everyday pleasures being delivered in safe and sound circumstances despite the airline zoom.
“Impeccable Service,” the tag-line tells us. Circulating in a Double-First-Class zone, the impresario in his Admiralty uniform expertly keeps things humming. A small country-club in the air, working hard to maintain the illusion of being back home. The straightforward color photography secures an impression of mystery having been toned down to suit a clientele which had recently been subjected to too much adventure.
A steady commercant doing his best to accommodate a less than ideal clientele.
Working life being a blur of duties; and the big tip coming in the form of being unflappable and magisterial!
Tuxedo-clad demigods getting to taste a kind of heaven every night!
Cats on a catwalk, loving a short-lived perfection!
A bit of memorable lightness in the course of a very heavy job.
Not quite snatching the gold ring of entertainment power.
It’s not every working girl who gets a chance to be an oracle!