Posts tagged: Vintage ads
This is from the June 1962 issue of Boys' Life.
This was just one of many in the series.
What's not to like?
I used this as one of my earliest posts back when The Slice Blog was first stumbling out of gate almost three years ago.
I love stuff that says “This has been a real city for a long time.”
This ad basically says American women will want new refrigerators after World War II and Philco will be happy to provide them.
Presented without comment.
Maybe she's still tingling.
Perhaps this is what used to be known as premarital horseplay.
The guy who came up with that slogan earned his pay that day.
Yes, I realize it could have been a woman.
And it's not just because Spokane is in the list of cities.
Didn't Don Draper handle the Lucky Strike account?
Or maybe they are thinking about the boat.
Ever wear anything like this?
Did the pants make a whoosh-whoosh sound when you walked?
On his belt maybe. But good grief. Who puts a hand there?
OK, perhaps it is on the railing. So never mind.
Considering the era, that's pretty bold.
But maybe he's drunk.
A) Holding another bottle of Pepsi. B) Somewhere that reflects that he is, in fact, thinking young. C) Somewhere harmless. D) Poised gently atop her bra clasp. E) Scratching his knee. F) In some gentlemanly no-man's land. G) Softly wiping excess hair cream on the back of her skirt. H) Sliding into third base. I) Other.
OK, I guess the top picture is promoting pool toys. But when I first looked at this, I thought it was being suggested that the scene was from a yard pool.