19 January 2006 @ 11:59 am

Baked Ham: featured this month in good eating places everywhere! National Restaurant Association, May 1957

American Meat Institute, 1946

For 1935: General Electric refrigerators with the "ageless" Monitor Top mechanism

World's smallest gas turbines to lift a sky full of men, Solar Aircraft, 1957

Everything tastes better with Petri Wine, 1949

What a powerful difference this high-octane gasoline makes! Ethyl Corporation, 1954

Big gun against cancer, Vanadium Corp. of America, 1960

Bread's better 'cause it's fresher in Cellophane, 1954

Industry moves on Timken Roller Bearings, 1946

How to look glamorous in glasses, American Optical, 1959

Where there's life . . . there's Bud, Anheuser Busch, 1960

Pepsi-Cola, 1959

Motorola six-transistor X-14 pocket radio, 1960

New Departure Ball Bearings, 1955

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shavenwarthogshavenwarthog on January 19th, 2006 12:42 pm (UTC)
those are WONDERFUL! I feel Winston Smith looking over my shoulder...
niyabinghiniyabinghi on January 19th, 2006 12:46 pm (UTC)
What's up with all the Scary Children in the 1950's I wonder?

Fabulous though --!
The Ballad of Vinz Clorthosushispook on January 19th, 2006 12:56 pm (UTC)
that top picture is comedy gold. that kid looks like she's pooping and seeing spiders crawling out of the walls.
Leighton Rhymes with Satan: Penis!leighton on January 19th, 2006 01:13 pm (UTC)
Holy Crack Pipe, these have been good lately!

Prime Minister Of Nowhere: happy hourgashlycrumb on January 19th, 2006 01:43 pm (UTC)
I cannot stop laughing at this.
Gia's Girl: Debbie Iggy by deadbettynico_blue on January 19th, 2006 02:09 pm (UTC)
Thanks very much for those, but dear God, even the mouse looks deranged!!LOL
Residential Galapagospleasing_tint on January 19th, 2006 02:35 pm (UTC)
substrom on January 19th, 2006 02:38 pm (UTC)
you would think some of them were ad's for amphetamines
kissed-outvioletamber on January 19th, 2006 04:03 pm (UTC)
hee hee hee hee! this comment made me laugh out loud!
kissed-outvioletamber on January 19th, 2006 04:03 pm (UTC)
oh wait, i just realised your icon is suehiro maruo? you rock!
substrom on January 19th, 2006 04:27 pm (UTC)
*does secret eye lick greeting* i must add thee
Jeremy Wilsonfantasygoat on January 19th, 2006 02:44 pm (UTC)
Someone just found http://www.ephemeranow.com/ !
substrom on January 19th, 2006 02:49 pm (UTC)
someone not see the link posted!
Non Calor Sed Umor: bastille stabbing [suchdainties]noncalorsedumor on January 19th, 2006 06:06 pm (UTC)
The children in those ads are just disturbing--"Children of the Corn" disturbing.
Ol' What's-her-face: Leave us aloneplaidkimono on January 20th, 2006 03:31 am (UTC)
Two questions:

In the "Big Gun Against Cancer", shouldn't Marvin the Martian be behind that thing?

And what about the Budwiser ad? Does Bud really make you hallucinate and think that you're dating the sultry singer in your record collection?

Thanks- those were awesome.
Tayler: retro brilliant_tayler on April 29th, 2006 07:07 pm (UTC)
Wow...saved a bunch, thanks for sharing!
ova_spray on April 29th, 2006 07:27 pm (UTC)
You're welcome.
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