13 August 2008
Local woman's ad spot still running

The Post and Courier
Beverly Craven hesitated.

"I had mixed feelings at first," she said. "Do I want people laughing at me? But then I thought, 'what you see is what you get.' "

The 75-year-old Charleston County Council clerk said she received a phone call from Duke's Mayonnaise two months ago asking if she'd be interested in their running the commercial they had filmed with her. She accepted, and today curious television viewers still stop her in grocery stores.

Before she was chosen to be filmed in the commercial, Duke's Mayonnaise representatives asked to meet Craven at Jack's Cosmic Dogs in Mount Pleasant, then took her to Boone Hall Farms for 55 minutes of further interviewing.
Read the full story at The Post and Courier.


posted by Chase at 12:49 AM |