Blast from the Past: Sexist Print Ads

In the recent past, women got very little respect.

And it showed in the way they were depicted in advertising.

Let’s rewind to the ’50s… explore women’s “unequal” landscape… then, say with relief: “You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby”

Chase & Sanborn

Palmolive

Pitney-Bowes Postage Meter

Bell & Howell

Dormeyer

Hoover

Drummond

Lysol

Mornidine

Schlitz

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