Not exactly a question I had ever previously thought to ask.
Original ad here.
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"Lift the gloom of gray that darkens your face!"
Source: The Raritan Township and Fords Beacon
- Apr 10, 1936
Boring pep talk from a CEO segues into a husband's foreign sex fantasies. That's a sweepstakes promotion!
Message: it helps to be crazy if you want to drink Gold Spot.
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Saving idiot housewives, time-stressed housewives, and horror fans from yucky stinky water troubles for decades.
"Will absorb all fatty tissues from any part of the body." I wonder if Dr. Bouchaud was related in any way to Dr. Anton Phibes?
From The Australian Home Journal
, June 1926 [via Vintage Ads