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This is so backwards from society today! These are old advertisements for women to actually gain weight/curves.

Vintage Weight GAIN Ads from how times have changed. bkuschova Vintage Weight GAIN Ads from how times have changed. Vintage Weight GAIN Ads from how times have changed.

LOOK: Women Weren't Allowed To Do This -- But She Did It Anyway

LOOK: Women Weren't Allowed To Do This -- But She Did It Anyway

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

Rare photograph of an Onna-bugeisha, female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

This is an AD from I believe the 1950s.  In the 50s, being thicker was seen as sexier then being skinny.  Now the tables have turn, skinny is in and very skinny.  Women's weight has always been the highlight of what defines a women's beauty.

Skinny Girls Don't Have Oomph!": Vintage Weight Gain Ads - I obviously live in the wrong era

Good to see the "1950s Lifestyle" still being practiced in our modern era. Really dig that space-age TV.

TRAIN YOUR WIFE vintage poster. Learn to Train your wife in five easy lessons.Free booklet shows you how. She is also naked under her apron.

Did you know that Heroin was originally a brand name for cough syrup?    In 1874, German scientists developed a formula for a painkiller that they thought would be less addictive than morphine. They simply added two acetyls to morphine to synthesize diacetylmorphine.

The 13 Craziest Things Ever Used As Medicine (In America)

From 1898 through to heroin was marketed as a cough suppressant by trusted companies like Bayer, alongside the company's other new product, Aspirin. HEROIN - the sedative for coughs.

1911 chewing gum ad gives instructions on how to kiss a girl. #Pepsin_Gum #Marketing #2oth_century

Listen up: 1911 gum advertisement teaches a kissing lesson

If men hate the sight of you, there is help available. BORN IN THE WRONG ERA

If men hate the sight of you, there is help available.

If men hate the sight of you, there is help available. Oh how times have changed.

I am not sure if this says what they intended for it to say....or not? - Imgur

I am not sure if this says what they intended for it to say....or not?

"Don't Kill your Wife with Work.Let Electricity Do It!", Funny Vintage Advertising, Assume they didn't realize what they were saying.

45 years ago today, Georgia passed the 19th Amendment - 50 years after it was the first to reject it!

“A Woman Living Here Has Registered to Vote” - c. 1920 Suffrage Flyer MHS Collections : Missouri History Museum (mohistory) --- pp: Never take that vote for granted!

I'm not going to sit at a bar and drink alcohol, but I understand the problem.  Just think, if your "endowed" and short!

Funny pictures about 10 Problems Faced by Girls with Big Breasts. Oh, and cool pics about 10 Problems Faced by Girls with Big Breasts. Also, 10 Problems Faced by Girls with Big Breasts photos.

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Vintage Sales Ad for 'Day of the Week' Rayon Tricot Panties claims "A pleasure to wear and sporty to share"

Vintage ad.  DDT - Safe for Babies. Brought to you by Black Flag. I feel sick. (made my the same company who makes GMO food today"

Black Flag Vintage Ad / pretty scary when you read this ad, sometimes I wonder how we all lived through our childhood!

According to Tangee in the 1930s, a woman's lips could be too red, smeary, glaring, and painted for a man to kiss.

Selling Shame: 20 Outrageously Offensive Vintage Ads