Vintage Ads

Shameless Vintage Ads That Were Once Acceptable

September 3, 2021

Advertisements have always been about one thing and one thing only: selling products to consumers. Ads in the modern era tend to be created to appeal to the most broad base ...

Funny Ads From The Past You Won't Ever Find In Modern Times

July 26, 2018

You won’t believe what they used to claim in advertisements of the past! From outrageous claims to total falsehoods to blatant sexism and racism, it seems the Ma...

This Guy's Hilarious 'Looking for a Wife' Ad from 1865 Will Make You Want to Marry Him

August 20, 2017

Back in the 19th century, online dating wasn't a thing yet - no Tinder, no Match, no Craiglist - so people had to find other means to ...

More Vintage Ads that Would Definitely Be Banned Today

August 17, 2017

Violence, gender inequality, blatant lies, promotion of bad health were just some of the themes used by advertisers in the past to get people to buy their products. W...

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