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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects

Mainstays of the advertising pages were personal items such as toiletries, beauty aids, perfumes, bath and facial soaps, and the like. Human interactions are important: Flowers, cards, notes.



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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by F. Richardson
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Ad for Dher-Kiss Eau de Toilette, and Vegetale, fresh from M. Kerkoff's atelier, and illustrated by a fairy, a rainbow, pixies, winds, flying ballet dancers, and a hoard of gold and diamonds, not to mention other things we haven't yet identified. From the April, 1921 issue of WOMAN'S HOME COMPANION. The artist may be Frederick Richardson, who illustrated some children's books in a detailed fashion. Artist: F. Richardson Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
Topics: Advertising Art in Magazines, Personal and Human Aspects, Women's Toiletries and Makeup, magazine...
Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by T. K. Hanna
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Man desperately in love with woman kisses her hand. How long can a woman keep the charm of "A skin you love to touch"? From the October, 1924 issue of McCALL'S MAGAZINE. Artist: T. K. Hanna Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Vaguely art nouveau out of pre-Raphaelite is this beautiful woman holding up Pears' soap and standing over a jingle about it. Pears grow in the arbor behind her. Published in the August, 1898 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Your own smart hairdo at home, with these clips or clamps. Just wet your hair and clip on for a while. Published in a 1949 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Colgate's Shaving Stick, with the Handy Grip that lets you get the last half inch and put it onto your new stick. Published in the February 16, 1918 issue of LESLIE'S WEEKLY.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by R. F. Schabelitz
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The skin you love to touch, and a small photo of memory. Published in an early 1920's magazine. Artist: R. F. Schabelitz Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Five beautiful women watch a cherub playing with a basket of roses and a bar of White Rose. No. 4711, perfection of purity and perfume, from a German company, Ferd. Mülhens of Cologne [Köln]. Published in a 1909 issue of the BURR MCINTOSH MONTHLY. Artist: Source: eBay seller daysoffuturepast, who also sells printed materials from her personal website. Restoration by: jess at daysoffuturepast
Topics: Advertising Art in Magazines, Personal and Human Aspects, Facial and Toilet Soap, fragrance, happy,...
Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Arthur Rackham
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"The New Song," elegance in an eighteenth-century setting, by a famous artist. Two women and a classic keyboard. Published in the October, 1925 issue of PICTORIAL REVIEW. Artist: Arthur Rackham Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Pears' Soap, from the November, 1896 issue of the DELINEATOR. Celebrity endorsement from well-known preacher Henry Ward Beecher, at that point some twenty years after his adultery scandal with Elizabeth Tilton. The drawing is signed but not legible; the name is something like V. Grubayed.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
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Comic strips give us guidance, and here she loves her husband far too much to risk getting dry, lifeless "middle-age" skin. Made with olive oil! From an 1940 issue of MOVIE STORY. Source: Dave Wills, who sells on eBay as dwills1000, and has an eBay storefront "Dave's Odds and Ends" Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Hal Phyfe
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Woman in sheer rapture tastes the ecstasy of the mystery of the twenty-eight different flowers that go into the fragrance of Mystikum, made in Europe and sold in the U.S. by the Scherk Importing Company. Published in the May, 1925 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Hal Phyfe Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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This seems odd, but it comes with the application mitt, so how can it go wrong? No soap, no rinsing, no drying. Someone should change the name, though. Published in a 1946 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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A typically over-the-top ad for Djer-Kiss, in this case emphasizing the whole toiletries line over the perfume lines. Not from a magazine, but close enough: published in the theater program from the Gaiety Theatre, New York City, August 21, 1916.
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Ad for Gillette Safety Razors, as published in the December, 1916 issue of REDBOOK. Note the the design seems intended to resemble a matted print with two windows, one oval and one rectangular.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Coles Phillips
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Fabulous ad for Palmolive Soap, featuring Cleopatra and her bowl of cleaning oils. From the October, 1920 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Coles Phillips Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Visual competition for the blackest ads in the magazine, this Rigaud talcum product with the Mary Garden perfume fragrance is a strong competitor. The new 35-cent size. Published in the April, 1920 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Homer Conant
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A slightly different version of the -1925A ad, using the same primary artwork but in a different form factor, and a lot fewer words; also published in August of 1925, in MOTION PICTURE. The image has problems but we know that; it's here for its value as an example of parallel designs. Artist: Homer Conant Source: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Edward Wilcox
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Noble peacock standing proudly in front of the fountain, set off by the blossoms on a flowering tree. Flights of tiny fairies prance and dance around the peacock. Published in the July, 1920 issue of COSMOPOLITAN. Artist: Edward Wilcox Source: eBay seller daysoffuturepast, who also sells printed materials from her personal website. Restoration by: jess at daysoffuturepast
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Harry Morse Myers
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Ad for Palmolive, looking more like Djer-Kiss and perhaps squeezed horizontally in the transfer process. From a 1915 magazine. Artist: Harry Morse Myers Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Advertising Art in Magazines, Personal and Human Aspects, Facial and Toilet Soap, fantasy, style
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Green tropical birds on a black background highlight the exotic Le Jade Perfume by Roger & Gallet. Published in the March, 1926 issue of GOLDEN BOOK. Artist: Source: Cynde Georgen, Trail End Historic Site, Sheridan Wyoming Restoration by: Cynde Georgen
Topics: Advertising Art in Magazines, Personal and Human Aspects, Perfumes, jungle, romance, fresh, moist
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You, too, can have eyes that charm. Beautiful woman shows off her dark lashes. From the November, 1928 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Renew your vitality! Or, if you're a guy reading this magazine, renew your vows! Pretty hot stuff for 1925: beautiful woman showing how well the product cleans her back. Published in the February, 1925 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL (a magazine appealing primarily to women, hence OK to show, be it noted). Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Same art cut as in 1896, but with different text and a symbol frame. Published in the February, 1898 issue of BLACK CAT Artist: Source: Scrimbab Restoration by: magscanner
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Beautiful woman cleans those teeth to a pearly white, but no liquids or powder to spill. Arnica Jelly keeps the skin soft and smooth, but only gets second billing. From the October, 1906 issue of AINSLEE'S MAGAZINE. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for Lazell Perfumer Talcum powders, from the August, 1917 issue of the DELINEATOR.
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Ad for Pears' Soap, from a mid-1880's issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Symbolism in advertising in not new! Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by WP
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Ad for Palmolive Soap, from the June, 1917 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: WP Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Barbara Stanwyck, star of Paramount's "Union Pacific." says you can get romance if you clean up your "cosmetic skin." Pass that Love Test! From an 1940 issue of MOVIE STORY. Source: Dave Wills, who sells on eBay as dwills1000, and has an eBay storefront "Dave's Odds and Ends" Restoration by: magscanner
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by SB
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It's the bewitching hour, and the clock seems to run backwards, as seen in the mirror. For a woman making up her face just before dinner at eight, charm is created and then perfected. From the June, 1920 issue of the DELINEATOR. Artist: SB Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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While beauty slumbers, the face cream and Nature are doing their wonderful things. Intimate ad for the Nelson company. Published in the October, 1920 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Which twin has the Toni? Pretty famous slogan, that. Doris and Dorothy Du Vall are both air hostesses for TWA, and apparently serve on the same plane. That must make for some surprising events. The one on the left. Published in a 1948 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Pears' Soap, from the June, 1888 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Let's get right down to basics, for the complexion or not, as a mother scrubs the daylights out of her son on "Sunday Morning". Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by McVicker
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Three easy steps to instant loveliness, eye shadow, eyelash darkener, and eyebrow pencil. In blue, brown, black, and green. Published in the June, 1930 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: McVicker Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Pears' Soap, from the March, 1886 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Putting a baby into your advertising in not new! Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Clarence F. Underwood
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Elegant couple in formal wear demonstrate the skin you love to touch, an early advertising slogan. Somewhere out there are posters of this advertisement, twice as large as the already large LHJ pages circa 1915, and printed in full colors by a new and beautiful process (and what could that have been?). Ad for Woodbury's Facial Soap, from the March, 1915 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Clarence F. Underwood Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for Barbasol shaving stuff, as published in the December 18, 1937 issue of LIBERTY. Woman focuses her attention on you if you use product. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Lucille Patterson
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Ad for Colgate toothpaste, from an unidentified magazine from the early 1900's. The condition is not very good, but the image was interesting enough we decided to put it online. This one combines growing up with taking pictures and recursive advertising...and a prize to win! That's some display in the shop window, too. Artist: Lucille Patterson Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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It's a positive delight to brush the teeth and gums with Arnica Tooth Soap. It sterilizes the mouth, destroying putrefactive and fermentative bacteria. Cleanser and mouth wash in one. Wow, and here it is, in its own case. Published in the December 19, 1912 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for door-to-door sales of the products of the Arcadian Extract Company. Although this was published in a 1903 issue of MODERN PRISCILLA, a magazine aimed at women, the appeal would be more to men and the contents of the travel sales kit seem more male than female. Hence, in this section. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Dorothy Hope Smith
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10,000,000 babies will give you complexion advice, for free! Hordes of the little scapers sitting, crawling, and playing with toys in this Mom's-eye-catcher. Published in the May, 1930 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Dorothy Hope Smith Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Cocoaine, from the March, 1886 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Pretty much a minimalist hand-lettered ad, made interesting by three axes of cursive. Definitely of its time. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Young woman wandering through the forest comes upon the court of the fairies, with line dancers parading in front of the queen. From an unidentified 1906 magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller daysoffuturepast, who also sells printed materials from her personal website. Restoration by: magscanner
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Extremely strange ad: "Who will be the next President?" (published during a Presidential election year, of course), showing a baby in a metal bath tub reaching outside for the fallen soap, "He won't be happy till he gets it!". OK, maybe the line about the President isn't supposed to be part of the ad. Hm. From the June 8, 1912 issue of JUDGE. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for Djer-Kiss face powder and ensemble of toiletries, from kerkoff, Paris. Published in the February, 1932 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by [WHO??!??]
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Fairies, elves, and friendly animals: Another fantasy land from a dreamt-of fairy tale protects you when the hot sun burns...if you have Djer-Kiss. Published in the August, 1919 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: [WHO??!??] Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Maginel Wright Enright
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Mother teaching her little baby boy how to brush his teeth, while his older sister reaches up for her Colgate toothpaste. Published in the September, 1922 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Maginel Wright Enright Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Eyes made to appear larger and more interesting, wonderful brilliance; Maybelline Eye Shadow and Eyebrow Pencil. Published in the February, 1930 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Judson Card
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The girl of today uses Cashmere bouquet. Almost a tradition in multitudes of homes where the best is none too good. Pardon me, what did this ad just say? Published in the December, 1922 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Judson Card Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Art nouveau style with Italian clown and his sweetheart; white birds fly about. San-Tox powder, from De Pree. Published in the October, 1920 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Gillette Razor Blades, both Thin and Blue Blades, in that cluttered-with-full-text style of the late 30's. Published in the April 15, 1939 issue of LIBERTY. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Moisture proof, with olive oil, protects your baby against daiper irritation. Picture of the happy baby, picture of the can, description of the protective sheath. Published in a 1949 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for J. Williams' Toilet Luxuries, from the back cover of the June 5, 1915 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. Note that this ad forms a wrap-around picture with the front cover. Someone had a sense of humor!
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Typical ad for Djer-Kiss perfumes, powders, and toiletries. But a bit of a ringer in this case, as it did not appear in a magazine, but in a 1923 program booklet for the Henry Miller Theater in New York City.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by John LaGatta
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Another beautiful ad for Djer-Kiss, from the August, 1925 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: John LaGatta Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Burnett's Cocoaine for the hair cures dandruff etc. Published in the November, 1896 issue of COSMOPOLITAN. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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by Homer Conant
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Woman in amazing dress, decorated with the faces and hair designs of many women, triumphs at the ball because she has banished her gray hair in fifteen minutes. From the August, 1925 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Homer Conant Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Two more pretty girls, but in this one no offer of prints, and a statement about how soft it is. Northern Tissue is made with fluff/Nothing else is soft enough. Published in a 1949 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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Olivia de Havilland shows you how to triumph on your dates: perfect daintiness. It's a complexion soap, and a daily bath soap, too, because it has active lather. Fumetti style ads all the rage in the late 1930's. Published in the April, 1940 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Yankee ways win out. Triumphal ad for Gem Razors and the Khaki Service Outfit, intended for our boys Over There and sold over here to women looking out for their husbands and wives. OK, the war was over, but in December 1918 he was probably still over there. From the January, 1919 issue of HEARST'S MAGAZINE. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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A year later, and the same woman is using the product. Hair is much fuller than last year, when it looked a little bit bedraggled. Cheap enough, too. Published in a 1947 issue of WOMAN'S DAY. Artist: Source: Anonymous contributor Restoration by: magscanner
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Why do some girls lose out on love? Irene Dunne, star of Universal's "When Tomorrow Comes," knows, and tells you in this comic strip. Cosmetic skin, active lather, removes stale cosmetics. From an 1940 issue of MOVIE STORY. Source: Dave Wills, who sells on eBay as dwills1000, and has an eBay storefront "Dave's Odds and Ends" Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Palmolive Soap, pulling out all the stops, with full color and an exotic setting. Published in the September, 1925 issue of MOTION PICTURE magazine.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Nellie Littlehale Umbstaetter
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Vegetable Sicilian hair product. Lots of early Art Nouveau pen work here. The artist is the same one who does the covers for the magazine; wonder how that deal got done. Published in the January, 1896 issue of BLACK CAT Artist: Nellie Littlehale Umbstaetter Source: Scrimbab Restoration by: magscanner
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Shades of Norman Rockwell, but this doctor and his patient and the patient's dog isn't signed. Published in the December, 1934 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by J. Knowles Hare
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Beautiful woman in the bathroom, but it's not an ad for plumbing fixtures. The Care of the Skin is the Care of the Pores, as published in the June, 1920 issue of the DELINEATOR. Artist: J. Knowles Hare Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Woman walking through the darkened halls of her house, candle in one hand and box of Garden Court in her other. Night-time action as the double-combination cream increases the circulation and builds up the tissues beneath the skin. Use as vanishing cream, night cream, or foundation cream. With Garden Court bouquet of 32 fragrances. Made by Nelson, of Detroit, Michigan, and sold exclusively at Penslar Drug Stores. And who remembers Penslar? Free sample, and booklet "The Eighth Art."...
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Now you can be free of hair! Zip it's off, because it's out. Happy beach bunny demonstrates smooth armpits and elegant grace. (Here's an earlier product that did the same thing.) From the September, 1924 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Four ways to generate lather, from J. B. Williams. Afterwards, use Williams Talc Powder. Published in the November 10, 1913 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. Source: Steve Kirch, collector, and creator of a great website about SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN in the past Restoration by: magscanner
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Gift sets; as if from Paris itself you brought her the gift. Holiday throngs new crowd Kerkoff's Perfume Shop on ght Champs-Élysées in Paris. Perfume, talc, eau de toilette, soap, and the Two-Fold Compact. Published in the December, 1925 issue of the DELINEATOR. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Great ad for Ingram's Milkweed Cream, showing Mabel Normand in a scene from her 1915 comedy "My Valet." From an undentified magazine published about 1915. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Sartoro Fousey
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This ad is a hundred years old, and it in turn is playing the nostalgia card by showing how things were 'way back when it was still the 1870's. Looks like an old-fashioned grocery store, but with a big display of cases of Ivory Soap at the counter. Published in the October, 1912 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Sartoro Fousey Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Mother's hands, reaching out to hold her baby, are always good advertising metaphor for a soap gentle on those same hands. Way too many words; you wouldn't see this ad today. Wonder who Catherine Carr Lewis was? Published in the November, 1930 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Palmolive Soap, from the April, 1911 issue of WOMAN'S HOME COMPANION. Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra, Arabia, was captured in 273 A.D. by the Roman Emperor Aurelian, who besieged Palmyra and utterly destroyed it. The beautifying properties of palm and olive oils, acknowledged by Zenobia and other famous queens of olden times as the secret of their beauty, may be had in improved form by you. So, next time you want your city utterly destroyed, you.... Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by:...
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Ad for Colgate's Talc Powder, for Mother and for Baby, as published in the June, 1914 issue of McCALL'S MAGAZINE.
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by F. L. P.
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Striking ad for Vivaudou's startling new talc, in highly decorated bottle shown against the flowers that imply its fragrance. Published in the November, 1920 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: F. L. P. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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