In 1910 the Standard Oil Company published a pamphlet with a design that suggested an octopus: Standard Oil Company, Roycroft Cover (1910) The following is from Jackson, P., ‘Dard Hunter Stylized Octopus‘ (Accessed: 1st June 2009). In 1910, John D. Rockefeller’s Standard Oil Company was battling efforts by the government to break up the huge […]

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