Mystery Illustration 42



The splendid sartorial sense of this fellow is explicitly deemed by the advertisement to be inducement to trust his taste in another area. What product would you imagine his clothes are justifying. Liquor? Cars? Hairspray?

The answer is here.

And after the jump.
Posted By: Paul - Thu Apr 13, 2017
Category: Fashion, Advertising, 1970s





Comments
My guess was an ad for toothpaste. Although I was wrong, after they smoke enough cigarettes, they're going to need something to get their teeth looking that white again.
Posted by Fritz G in Soudan Level 27 on 04/13/17 at 08:11 AM
Boring cigarettes? Is there actually such a thing? Would it make one fall asleep in the middle of a drag?
Posted by KDP in Madill, OK on 04/13/17 at 01:35 PM
Maybe it's code: a boring cigarette is just tobacco; non-boring is Mary Jane. That would explain their huge grins, too.
Posted by Virtual in Carnate on 04/13/17 at 11:41 PM
At last, a man of the seventies who likes smart women. That's refreshing.
Posted by Yudith on 04/14/17 at 05:39 AM
Hah! I guessed right for once!
Posted by Richard Bos in The Netherlands on 04/14/17 at 08:54 AM