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.

20th July 2014

Photo reblogged from A Word from Our Sponsor with 57 notes

wordfromoursponsor:

"Only Philco television, no other, brings you balanced beam!" (1958)

wordfromoursponsor:

"Only Philco television, no other, brings you balanced beam!" (1958)

20th July 2014

Photo reblogged from Mid-Century Love with 67 notes

mid-centurylove:

Nugget opens with a twist and puts a spring in your step in 1950

mid-centurylove:

Nugget opens with a twist and puts a spring in your step in 1950

20th July 2014

Photo reblogged from Raiders of the Lost Tumblr with 42 notes

Disneyland View-Master reels, 1962

Disneyland View-Master reels, 1962

20th July 2014

Photoset reblogged from Design is fine. History is mine. with 72 notes

design-is-fine:

Lee Jeans, ads for the Leisure Suit, 1975.

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20th July 2014

Photo reblogged from Retro Pop Cult with 16 notes

retropopcult:

53 years ago today, TWA became the first airline to show in flight movies, showing the film “By Love Possessed”.

retropopcult:

53 years ago today, TWA became the first airline to show in flight movies, showing the film “By Love Possessed”.

19th July 2014

Photo with 2 notes

The Chrysler Corporation, 1955

The Chrysler Corporation, 1955

Tagged: advintageDodge Lanceradvertisement1955vintage adadvertising

19th July 2014

Photo reblogged from Vintage Fashion and Beauty with 173 notes

vintagefashionandbeauty:

False lashes by Maybelline, 1972. (♥)

vintagefashionandbeauty:

False lashes by Maybelline, 1972. (♥)

19th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

General Foods Corp, 1964

General Foods Corp, 1964

Tagged: adKool-AidvintageadvertisementKool Aid1964Koolaidadvertising

19th July 2014

Photo reblogged from PRETTYWIGGΛ with 267 notes

Nike, 1985

Nike, 1985

19th July 2014

Photo with 6 notes

United Airlines, 1966

United Airlines, 1966

Tagged: advintageUnitedadvertisement1966Airline adadvertisingvintage adFly the Friendly SkiesUnited Airlinesvintage air travel1960s