Yesterday I received an email from a very good friend that included some of the funniest aka craziest ads that ever were
And do you want to lose some weight? Try some of these – but remember the tape worms have been ‘sanitized’.
Or feeling a bit lethargic? Try a few of these they will immediately buck you up.
And do you have a new baby? These will most certainly help
And when you visit the doctor with your baby remember
And did we really believe these ads? Were we really so gullible? Certainly as a new young wife I thought the house had to be perfectly presented, the children had to be perfectly behaved but I never ever accepted a household appliance as a gift – Christmas or otherwise. But these ads while giving us a chance to laugh show just how far we have come in 50 plus years.
Which is your favourite one. No prizes will be offered but I should just like to know. My favourite is the tape worms. I really wonder if people bought them sanitized or not.
Note – I have assumed that as these images have been circulating freely around the internet that they are outside copyright. If this is not the case then I apologise wholeheartedly for any misuse.