Coca Cola ad from American Home, December 1966
Sexism alive and well in the 50's. This ad is an example of women being seen as prisoners of their own fragile emotions, completely incapable of doing anything without breaking down into fits of sobbing when confronted with the slightest of dilemmas. Fortunately she has a very understanding husband who’s just as happy to have beer for dinner
Schlitz ad - husband comforting his wife.
When that clock strikes half past six, babe, time to head for golden lights. It's a good time for that great taste. Dinner at McDonalds. It's Mac Tonight.
1960s TANG ORANGE DRINK vintage advertisement
Woodsy the Owl from the U.S. Forest Service: "Give a hoot — don't pollute!"
suntanning lotion, not sunscreen
McDonald's ad campaign, early 1960s (via The Daily Fork)
Sun-In...because blondes really DO have more fun:)
The Wonder Bread "Fresh Guys" (1972) by MewDeep, via Flickr
First Barbie Commercial Ever 1959
Ad for Charlie