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Food additives

Food additives

March 1, 2017 Posted by | Advertisements, Uncategorized | , | 2 Comments

How you can become a Nurse – 1943

Britannia & Eve - September 1943

January 7, 2017 Posted by | Advertisements, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | 6 Comments

Ovaltine Advertisement – The Tatler – 1931

Ovaltine Advertisement - The Tatler - 7th January 1931

December 10, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Toilet Mask – The Illustrated London News – 1897

Toilet Mask - The Illustrated London News - 27th November 1897

November 30, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , | 2 Comments

Watson’s Matchless Cleanser

September 25, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Deltiology, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cover of “Ziff’s” magazine, August 1925

Cover of “Ziff’s” magazine, August 1925

Remarkably Retro

September 11, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Smoking, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dita Von Teese

Dita Von Teesewelovedita

September 9, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Dita Von Teese, Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yorkshire, All Liability Insurance Advertisement

August 21, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Deltiology, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Swift’s Pride Soap

Swift's Pride SoapDemocrat and Chronicle, New York, 30th May 1897

Yesterday’s Print

 

August 8, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Leeds Mercury Weekly Supplement 1892

The Leeds Mercury Weekly Supplement, 10th December1892

Advertising standards just aren’t what they used to be 😮

July 31, 2016 Posted by | Advertisements, Corseted, Retro Lingerie Campaign, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | 1 Comment