Drink to Forget, Smoke to relieve.

This Blog is dedicated to my Museum Studies class at SUNYOneonta. During our research at the Alden Room, I discovered a lot of ads that deal with smoking cigarettes and drinking beer among college students at Oneonta State. I chose to focus on evolution of these ads from 1950 to 2000.
Drink to Forget, Smoke to relieve.
adelphe:

The Adventures of Candy and Mr Cube
Girl Magazine 21 March 1952
Because everyone wants to go on adventures with a sugar cube

adelphe:

The Adventures of Candy and Mr Cube

Girl Magazine 21 March 1952

Because everyone wants to go on adventures with a sugar cube

adelphe:

Wall’s Harlequin Ice Cream
Woman and Home March 1967

adelphe:

Wall’s Harlequin Ice Cream

Woman and Home March 1967

adelphe:

“You buy ‘em we’ll fly ‘em!” 1942

adelphe:

“You buy ‘em we’ll fly ‘em!” 1942

bayantwopointoh:

Cultural Shift. Vintage add takes on a new meaning as the denotation of “gay” changes. 

bayantwopointoh:

Cultural Shift. Vintage add takes on a new meaning as the denotation of “gay” changes. 

adelphe:

These are the sinews of war - early 1940s

adelphe:

These are the sinews of war - early 1940s