~ Sugar Information, Inc., 1966"Play safe with your young ones - make sure they get sugar every day."

~ Sugar Information, Inc., 1966

"Play safe with your young ones - make sure they get sugar every day."

(Source: retro-advertising)

~ Carter’s Thrixaline, 1894via Flickr

~ Carter’s Thrixaline, 1894
via Flickr

~ Linia Belt, 1940via Flickr

~ Linia Belt, 1940
via Flickr

~ Creolin, August 1936via Flickr

~ Creolin, August 1936
via Flickr

~ Volkswagen, 1963"Women are soft and gentle, but they hit things."

~ Volkswagen, 1963

"Women are soft and gentle, but they hit things."

(Source: retro-advertising)

~ Camay, 1934"How often you sense that people are looking at you, judging your beauty! Whether they glance at you guardedly, or turn to search your face quite openly, you feel instinctively that you are in a never-ending Beauty Contest."

~ Camay, 1934

"How often you sense that people are looking at you, judging your beauty! Whether they glance at you guardedly, or turn to search your face quite openly, you feel instinctively that you are in a never-ending Beauty Contest."

(Source: retro-advertising)

~ Zundel Sanitary Toilet Chair, c. 1925 - 1929
~ Dunn’s Music Store,  El Paso Herald, October 24, 1916
via Library of Congress"Do you ukelele? … When you ukelele, you tie more than his heart; you bind him hand and foot, the ukelele players say."

~ Dunn’s Music Store, El Paso Herald, October 24, 1916
via Library of Congress

"Do you ukelele? … When you ukelele, you tie more than his heart; you bind him hand and foot, the ukelele players say."

heck-yeah-old-tech:

~ Postum, November 1958

heck-yeah-old-tech:

~ Postum, November 1958
dandyads:

~ Franco American Spaghetti, 1955"Lots of people like it better than the homemade kind."

dandyads:

~ Franco American Spaghetti, 1955

"Lots of people like it better than the homemade kind."
~ K & A Mop Bucket, 1954 via Flickr"Add years to Mother’s life - give her the WORLD’S BEST mop bucket"

~ K & A Mop Bucket, 1954 
via Flickr

"Add years to Mother’s life - give her the WORLD’S BEST mop bucket"

~ Bell Telephone, 1954 via flickr"When you’re going to stop and visit out-of-town friends, it’s a good idea to telephone ahead."

~ Bell Telephone, 1954 
via flickr

"When you’re going to stop and visit out-of-town friends, it’s a good idea to telephone ahead."

jenbebe:

~ Dura-Glass nail polish, 1943. 

"You must be busy - who isn’t, with all the extra war work there is to do?"

jenbebe:

~ Dura-Glass nail polish, 1943. 

"You must be busy - who isn’t, with all the extra war work there is to do?"
~ The Australian Women’s Weekly, April 17, 1943via Trove"Come on, housewife. Take a Victory job."

~ The Australian Women’s Weekly, April 17, 1943
via Trove

"Come on, housewife. Take a Victory job."

~ Ford Motor Company, 1950 via Duke University Libraries"She’s married - She’s happy - She drives a Mercury"

full size here

~ Ford Motor Company, 1950
via Duke University Libraries

"She’s married - She’s happy - She drives a Mercury"

full size here