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.

15th April 2014

Photo reblogged from TWENTIETH CENTURY KID with 26 notes

twentiethcenturykid:

Steve Scout
Circa 1967

twentiethcenturykid:

Steve Scout

Circa 1967

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Paul Malon with 20 notes

sedraselections:

General Motors, 1946
On To Final Victory by paul.malon on Flickr.

sedraselections:

General Motors, 1946

On To Final Victory by paul.malon on Flickr.

Source: sedraselections

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Elements of the Past... with 26 notes

Suzy Homemaker - 1966

Suzy Homemaker - 1966

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Design is fine. History is mine. with 155 notes

design-is-fine:

Fleer’s Dubble Bubble Easter advertisement, 1953. Walter Diemer invented the pink-colored bubblegum in 1928 for Fleer Chewing Company, USA. It was the first-ever commercially (successful) sold bubble gum. 

design-is-fine:

Fleer’s Dubble Bubble Easter advertisement, 1953. Walter Diemer invented the pink-colored bubblegum in 1928 for Fleer Chewing Company, USA. It was the first-ever commercially (successful) sold bubble gum. 

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Princess E with 629 notes

princesseegr:

Apple ad. 1983. 

princesseegr:

Apple ad. 1983. 

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Rodrique's Vintage Graphics with 57 notes

karlrodrique:

Lucky Strike - 1949
 Collier’s on Flickr.

karlrodrique:

Lucky Strike - 1949

Collier’s on Flickr.

Source: vintascope

14th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Fred's Motor City with 6 notes

General Motors, 1974

General Motors, 1974

13th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Vintascope with 28 notes

vintascope:

Bromo-Seltzer - 1953
 Life Magazine on Flickr.

vintascope:

Bromo-Seltzer - 1953

Life Magazine on Flickr.

13th April 2014

Photo reblogged from this isn't happiness. with 620 notes

nevver:

1975

nevver:

1975

13th April 2014

Photo reblogged from KoHoSo on Tumblr with 58 notes

French’s Mustard - published in Ladies’ Home Journal - August 1958
 Scan credit: jbcurio (Jamie) on Flickr

French’s Mustard - published in Ladies’ Home Journal - August 1958

 
Scan credit: jbcurio (Jamie) on Flickr