10 More Vintage Ads That Didn't Dick Around

    You want subtle, get out of here.

    1. Japanese ads for Mandom cologne featuring Charles Bronson.

    2. "No fancy fol-de-rol" for this tough guy.

    3. From WWII. Racist? Of course. But "Blabotage" was a copywriting gem.


    5. Now this was a Chanel ad.

    6. Even life insurance ads didn't sugarcoat nothing.

    7. Ad by Paul Arden while at Saatchi & Saatchi London.

    8. Government PSA, from 1936.

    9. 1955. Vincent Price for Smirnoff. Shot by Bert Stern.

    10. The 1970s. Bette says, drink Jim Beam, and shut-up.


    10 more vintage ads that didn't fuck around.