What is this jolly beatnik advertising?
1) Slot cars
2) Saturday morning cartoon shows
3) Vinyl records
5) Frederick's of Hollywood
Find the answer here.
Calling this "news" is highly generous.
magazine for September 13, 1962.
Compare to Follies #227.
Upskirt photography: one of advertising's less-utilized tools.
Original ad here.
Caution: many, many swears.
The Ventriloquist Journal
explains that this ad used to run in the back of comic books. What you got, if you sent away for it, was "a capsule-sized metal whistle thing you were supposed to put in your mouth... it was useless for anything except making whistle sounds."
The cliche is: Swedes know everything about coffee--and sex. So that household should be a happy one, with busybody Mrs. Olson
supervising the kitchen and, offstage, the bedroom.
The pagan worship of giant beer bottles. Ad from 1907. [via the Rainier beer collection at flickriver.com