Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Carpolette carpet cleaner – 1901

 

Camille Langtry

September 29, 2019 Posted by | Advertisements, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The London Corset Co. – The Tatler – Wednesday 4th November 1903

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The London Corset Co. – The Bystander – Wednesday 14th April 1909

August 18, 2019 Posted by | Advertisements, Corseted, Retro Lingerie Campaign, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gossard Corsets – The Bystander – Wednesday 27th September 1922

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Cadbury’s Chocolate – Bride

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Customer service

 

I found this lovely advertisement at Devlin O’Neill , his Pinup Friday, it seems that even then customer service was important

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Nu-Maid Margarine – 1943

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Victoria’s Secret – 1979

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Rudge-Whitworth – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 13th May 1905

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Dr Swift

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