Vintage Ads That You Wouldn’t See Today

Hard to believe some of these vintage ads really did exist….

This anti-malaria medicine which also makes you fat hails from late 19th-century America.

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These Asthma Cigarettes are not recommended for children under six.

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This ad, from Life magazine, 1956, promotes clothes for “chubby girls”.

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Playboy lifestyle ruined by diarrhea? This is the product for you.

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Cocaine for children? What could possibly go wrong?

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This not-at-all-creepy 1991 ad for Johnnie Walker whisky.

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This 1973 lingerie store catalogue tells it like it is.

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This mid-1990s advert for the Sega Megadrive.

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This studtastic advert for jeans.

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This extreme vision of a bad hair day is from Charles Antell, a hair products manufacturer.

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Having trouble parenting? TRY SOME BEER.

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This Marlboro ad uses cute babies to advertise cigarettes, because why not?

 

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Source: buzzfeed

 

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