Category Archives: Holidays & Events

Green Giant Peas — 1952 (Valentine’s Day)

You know, I kind of think this is the result of an agency brainstorming session that got out of control. Someone dared a colleague that they couldn’t make a Valentine’s ad about canned peas. Silly. Of COURSE you can! Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Whitman Candies — 1965 (Valentine’s Day)

Leo Lochner, Candy Master. Thank you, Candy Master!



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Seagram’s Canadian Whisky — 1960 (Winter Olympics)

The beautiful people mingling in Squaw Valley for some sort of sporting event.

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Havoline Motor Oil — 1968 (WInter Olympics)

This is kind of clever. But today they’d be sued clear into next year for using…certain symbols.

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Schenley Reserve Whiskey — 1946 (New Year’s)


Have a wonderful new year!

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Barbasol — 1945 (New Year’s)


Have a Happy New Year’s Eve, everyone!

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Schenley Reserve Whiskey — 1950 (Christmas, New Year’s)


Louis Hayward, Herbert Marshall, Robert Preston, Claude Rains, and Cesar Romero — Cheers!

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Alka-Seltzer — 1950 (Christmas)


Plop, plop, fizz, fizz, oh what a relief it is that another Christmas has passed. Hope you had a great one!

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Lucky Strike Cigarettes — 1936 (Christmas)


“A gift of pleasure” — HEARTILY ENDORSED BY SANTA.

 



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7-Up — 1950 (Christmas)

I hope you got that train set you’d been wishing for!

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