Chase (chase820) wrote in vintage_ads,

1967 Barbie ad with a Young Maureen McCormick

Interesting factoid:

The Twist 'n Turn Barbie was based on '60's supermodel Jean Shrimpton.

Of course, what really makes me cringe about the ad is the turning in of "old" Barbies. Yeah, T 'n T's are worth a bit these days, but a lot of girls were probably trading in Barbie #1's for the new stuff--dolls worth thousands of bucks in today's market.
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