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    The Sleazy Microsheen Shoe Polish Ads

    The 1950s were an innocent time in America as far as mainstream advertising went. But one campaign was quite racy.

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    The Griffin Microsheen ads were for men's shoe polish.

    But nary a man's face and rarely a man's foot ever made an appearance in the campaign.

    All the ads are from the mid- to late-1950s.

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