Stop Bank Robbers with Bubble Gum!
scan from Leading Comics #31 1948
This is the second in a series of comic book advertisements I'll be posting over the next bunch of days. Each ad extolls the amazing powers of the most mundane objects...all in the eternal quest to separate kids from their money!
Did you miss the first one? I call it, "Stop Bullets with Chocolate," and it's at http://cartoonsnap.blogspot.com/2009/12/stop-bullets-with-chocolate-comic-book.html