Showcasing the glorious print advertising of the 20th century. No copyrights claimed, all ads here were reblogged or found elsewhere on the web, or scanned from old magazines and books about advertising.

22nd July 2014

Photo reblogged from Totally Tubular with 56 notes

1979

1979

Source: modrules

22nd July 2014

Photo reblogged from Mid-Century Love with 72 notes

mid-centurylove:

Gay colors, fun to eat, 1956

mid-centurylove:

Gay colors, fun to eat, 1956

22nd July 2014

Photo with 3 notes

Ford Motor Co, 1973

Ford Motor Co, 1973

Tagged: adFord Pintoadvertising1973retroadvertisementPinto Runabout

22nd July 2014

Photo with 4 notes

The N.K. Fairbank Company, 1909

The N.K. Fairbank Company, 1909

Tagged: advintage1909advertisingEdwardianadvertisementvintage adEdwardian eraEdwardian advertisingFairbanks soaps

22nd July 2014

Photo reblogged from Raiders of the Lost Tumblr with 161 notes

gameraboy:

1960 Viewmaster ad by Wishbook on Flickr.

gameraboy:

1960 Viewmaster ad by Wishbook on Flickr.

22nd July 2014

Photo reblogged from My 70s with 68 notes

Philip Morris, 1978

Philip Morris, 1978

Tagged: adVirginia Slims1978advertisingretroroller skatesadvertisement

22nd July 2014

Photo reblogged from " FIFTY YEARS TOO LATE" with 16 notes

General Motors Ball Bearings ad (1956)
 

General Motors Ball Bearings ad (1956)

 

22nd July 2014

Photo with 32 notes

Beatle Wigs, 1964

Beatle Wigs, 1964

Tagged: adBeatlesvintageadvertisingThe Beatles1964advertisementBeatle wigsretroBeatlemania

21st July 2014

Photo with 7 notes

American Tobacco Co, 1930

American Tobacco Co, 1930

Tagged: adLucky StrikeadvertisingvintageLucky Strike cigarettes1930advertisement

20th July 2014

Photo reblogged from " FIFTY YEARS TOO LATE" with 8 notes

Joe Lowe Co, 1952

Joe Lowe Co, 1952

Tagged: adPopsicleadvertisingvintageFudgsicleadvertisement1952Creamsiclevintage adDreamsicle