Woman, know your place: sexist advertising posters of the mid-20th century
Categories: CultureBy Pictolic https://pictolic.com/en/article/woman-know-your-place-sexist-advertising-posters-of-the-mid-20th-century
The tide of universal insanity on equality and feminism is not felt so strongly in our country, but the waves are splashing over the edge across the ocean. Obviously, Americans are atoning for the sins of the past. Some 50 years ago in the USA, sexism was the norm of life. This is especially noticeable on vintage advertising posters of the middle of the last century. We would try to print them now.
"That's how I caught my husband."
Just a minute, girl, don't rush to kill yourself. Your hair can still be revitalized with Charles Antell shampoo.
If you have bad breath, you can lose a man in a minute.
There is nothing sexier than Contact jeans.
Are you ready for Centaur cologne?
It's not easy to guess, but this poster advertises men's trousers.
An advertisement for a baking dish: "A successful marriage begins in the kitchen."
The original slogan for the promotion of the washing machine and dryer: "My wife Jean is happy, beautiful and pregnant."
Dorothy Gray Collagen Cream: "Does your husband look younger than you?"
"A good soda is like a good woman: she won't leave you."
Having dry, lifeless skin means risking your marriage. To avoid this, use Palmolive soap.
A similar story. If you do not brush your teeth with Chlorodent paste, then in the morning there will be an unpleasant smell from your mouth, and you will not wait for a decent man.
Another couple broke up due to the fact that the woman did not follow personal hygiene. It was necessary to use Lysol hygiene product.
Men are wanted for three young ladies who did not bother to buy an antiperspirant.
"Married? That's no reason not to wear stockings!"
A special polish for secretaries that will keep the nails beautiful.