~ Scott Tissue, 1938via Flickr"You may love to go to a friend’s home for a dozen reasons, and yet if she overlooks this most important nicety, you’re bound to be a little shocked…"

~ Scott Tissue, 1938
via Flickr

"You may love to go to a friend’s home for a dozen reasons, and yet if she overlooks this most important nicety, you’re bound to be a little shocked…"

~ Fatima Cigarettes, 1914

~ Fatima Cigarettes, 1914

(Source: retro-advertising)

~ English Electric Company, July 1954via Grace’s Guide"You may see the name English Electric, too, on your refrigerator, your cooker, your washing machine, your television set…but that’s another story."

~ English Electric Company, July 1954
via Grace’s Guide

"You may see the name English Electric, too, on your refrigerator, your cooker, your washing machine, your television set…but that’s another story."

~ Woods Motor Vehicle Company, 1906via University of Washington Digital Collections

~ Woods Motor Vehicle Company, 1906
via University of Washington Digital Collections

~ Evening Bulletin, January 17, 1912

~ Evening Bulletin, January 17, 1912

~ Urbana Daily Democrat, January 7, 1916

~ Urbana Daily Democrat, January 7, 1916

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~ Mister Merry’s Play Lighter with Bubble Gum Cigarettes, 1965"Especially Developed and Tested for Young Children"

vintagetoyarchive:

~ Mister Merry’s Play Lighter with Bubble Gum Cigarettes, 1965

"Especially Developed and Tested for Young Children"

~ 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."