Posts Tagged ‘Advertisements’

How advertisers make food look appetizing

December 19, 2018

The legend of the Triumph Rocket 3 (funny)

January 16, 2016

Hat tip to Avedon’s Sideshow.

Radium and the magic of radioactivity

January 13, 2014

Speaking of how advertisements of the past reflect changed attitudes, my friend Daniel Brandt e-mailed me a link to a web page with these ads for the radioactive benefits of radium.

Radium was in beauty products –

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– in chocolate bars –

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– in toothpaste –

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– and also –

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Old advertisements from a bygone America

January 13, 2014

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What once was considered normal is now regarded as abnormal.

And vice versa.

I thank Jack Clontz for e-mailing me copies of these old advertisements.

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And there are many, many more.

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