Sunday, August 17, 2014

Avon Lipstick Deluxe Commercial (1960s)

This classic 1960s commercial features Avon's new Lipstick Deluxe. It came packaged with a silver cap and shimmering jewel-like appliqué. Touted as the lipstick "that you've always wished for", Lipstick Deluxe was said to be "light as sheer silk against your skin" and would last for hours and hours. The promotional spot ends with the classic "Ding Dong, Avon Calling".

Friday, August 15, 2014

Old Spice Aftershave Lotion Commercial (1960s)

This classic commercial opens with the question "Why do so many single men use Old Spice Aftershave Lotion?". It then proceeds to ask single guy "Dave" who simply replies with the names of his girlfriends.

Monday, August 11, 2014

Girl Gang- Movie Trailer (1954)

Movie trailer for the 1954 camp classic Girl Gang starring Joanne Arnold, Timothy Farrell, Harry Keaton, and Mary Lou O'Connor. The movie follows a seedy gangster that has a gang of young girls commit robberies and prostitution for him by getting them hooked on drugs. It premiered in San Francisco on July 30, 1954.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Toddy Chocolate Drink- Drive-In Promo (1950s)

This classic animated drive-in movie advertisement titled The Big Shipwreck is for the Toddy Chocolate Drink and features Fearless Fred. "Toddy does taste grand, at the snack bar or at your car".