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The Amex travellers’ cheque – widely accepted in the US.

VIDEO: American Express advertisement: Amex travellers’ cheques – they’re the ones Americans know best. Voiceover: TBC. TX DATE: June 1980. COPYRIGHT: American Express. VREF: 25771-01.

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[00:00:00] ADVERTISEMENT: two Britons try to get their travellers’ cheques cashed but the bank is closed. A helpful policeman informs them that they are dollar cheques – and that they don’t need a bank. The voiceover adds:

“American Express dollar travellers’ cheques are widely accepted in shops, hotels and restaurants all over the States.

“American Express travellers’ cheques – they’re the ones Americans know best.”

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PICTURED: American Express advertisement. COPYRIGHT: American Express.

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