The allure of 60s cigarette commercials


Boing Boing pal Jim Leftwich turned us on to this ten-minute collection of Newport, Kent, and York TV ads from the 1960s. Jim writes:

Woah, no wonder everyone smoked. They sold the lifestyle hard. And I'm grooving on the Newport vibe.

Read the rest

Tags: Post, News, Cancer, Cigarettes, Jim, Newport, Vintage Ads, The 1960s, Jim Leftwich, Newport Kent, York TV

Source:  https://boingboing.net/2021/04/07/the-allure-of-60s-cigarette-commercials.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-allure-of-60s-cigarette-commercials



Related:
February 3, 2021 at 12:02 PM These 11 political friendships proved party lines don't have to divide Americans
November 4, 2020 at 12:37 PM Here’s what marijuana actually does to your body and brain
August 26, 2020 at 4:37 PM The Difference between Vaping E-Cigarettes and Smoking Conventional Cigarettes
July 17, 2020 at 1:35 PM The marriage from hell, Epstein’s sex tapes, and overweight celebrities in this week’s fact-challenged tabloids