How People on “the 30s” envisioned the Future.

In the mid-twentieth century, the german company Echte Wegner created collectible cards that were distributed throughout central Europe. Although little is known about the company, other than the fact that they manufactured margarine, many of the illustrations and trading cards became famous for how well they depicted the future. One of the clearest examples of this was in 1930, when they created a series of books designated for a sticker collection. In this book, there is a section called Future Fantasy, where we can see how some artists and illustrators of the time…