Pitney-Bowes Postage Meter

Get ready to take a ride back in time. These are 23 vintage ads that today, would be banned. Looks like the main theme in old America was sexist dominance.


"Vaseline: So pure you can eat it." The inventor - Robert Chesebrough - did indeed eat a spoonful of it every day! He lived to the age of Ad: May 1936 Country Gentleman.

Harness' Electric Corsets

Fashionable ladies know how to cut a most ‘shocking’ figure…. my-ear-trumpet: “ The “very thing” for the ladies - Harness’ Electric Corsets ”

Dr. Kilkenny's Ketchup

Weird Food Fact: Ketchup was originally created for use as a medicine to treat diarrhea instead of as a condiment.

Du Pont Cellophane

vintage everyday: The Good Old Days? 12 Crazy Vintage Ads That Prove We've Come…


So SICK. An innocent baby saying."Gee, Mommy you sure enjoy your Marlboro!" Why would you mix babies and Ciggies in an ad? Really bad idea! This ad is bad enough, then you put that goofy embarrassing hat on that poor kid!

Co-Le Sales

"Do you still beat your wife? Maybe you should never have stopped. Read why in the rollicking, provocative, yet educational booklet entitled, 'Why You Should Beat Your Wife', written by an eminent practitioner of this manly art.

Philip Morris

Cigarette Ads The US Surgeon General in 1964 officially informed the public that tobacco can actually kill you. It’s been 50 years.

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