Jan 2, 2009

Amul Butter's take on JRD Tata

Readers of this blog know that if Amul Butter makes a poster about something, then it is a really important event in India. Here's an old, undated poster about JRD Tata. It's a take on Superman theme. It says - It's aapro (ours in Gujarati) Superman.

Just as Jamsetji Tata was a trailblazer by being the first Indian to own a car, JRD Tata was the first Indian to have civilian pilot license. He also founded Tata Airlines which a precursor to Air-India.