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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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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
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Fantasy world of fairies and water nymphs as they drape treasures over the bow of a ship of fortune. Another water color of places you wish you were instead of here. Published in the June, 1920 issue of the DELINEATOR. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Woman plays piano and looks dreamily at her boyfriend...and envisions him at forty. When love is young -- why worry about hair? ah, but when you get old you need to take care of your hair to keep baldness away. Fear! Fear sells. From the August, 1924 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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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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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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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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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 Cuticura Soap and Remedies, from the June, 1888 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Featuring the Seven Cuticura Boys in a confusing trick drawing that will fool the eye. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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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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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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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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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
by Ellen Wetherald Ahrens
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One of a series of ads that tied Ivory to dreams of your youth or the ancient past; strong stuff that plugs right into your subconscious mind. Here it begs you to recall your summer vacations as a kid, messing about in boats. And don't forget to bring your own soap for the hotel. From a circa 1902 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Artist: Ellen Wetherald Ahrens Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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by Neysa McMein
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Ad for Colgate's toothpaste, from a 1924 magazine. This gets to the heart of it: a beautiful painting by a famous artist, and the bride can smile at her unmarried friends who have rotten teeth and no boyfriends. Artist: Neysa McMein Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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by Fred L. Packer
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Elaborate late art nouveau fantasy image of March winds blowing chill but not diminishing the effect of the irresistible fragrance of Mavis. Published in the March, 1920 issue of PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Fred L. Packer 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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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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Ad for the complete "Seventeen" toiletries line, no manufacturer listed. Guess you just had to know. Published in the February, 1931 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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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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by R. L. & E. D. Forkum
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Elaborate fantasy of a little girl feeding the swans, while pixies run around the lily pads and the shore of the pond. Apparently printed in only one color, a brown, but with careful shading and half-toning it almost seems to leap out in color. Published in the May, 1918 issue of HEARST'S MAGAZINE. Artist: R. L. & E. D. Forkum Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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More ads themed on ancient Egypt. Mary Garden is the reincarnation of Cleopatra: there's just so far one can push a metaphor. Great art, though! From the December, 1916 issue of RED BOOK Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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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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Late Victorian woman smelling a flower to remind her of her Delettrez perfumes from Paris. Amaryllis du Japon, Violetts Celestes, Aglaia. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1901. Artist: Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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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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The honeymoon that should have been hers. After two years of an Engagement! And all due to her bad breath. Striking full-length portrait of a downcast woman, not credited. Published in the June, 1934 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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by Leslie Benson
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If you want to keep your husband, wash your breath. From the July, 1935 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Leslie Benson Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Paul Stahr
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Protect your cheeks, and keep your hands active. Delicate, tender complexion, frosty air; roughness and chapping. Get the softening and healing effect. Woman already has her skates with her when she stops to put the cream on her cheeks; in the inset we see her ice-skating happily with her boyfriend. Published in the December, 1919 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Paul Stahr Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Alice Beach Winter
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How one woman cleaned her white parasol: She used her toilet soap as a fine laundry soap for delicate objects. Little girl watches in awe as the parasol comes white. Published in the May 1, 1911 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Alice Beach Winter Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Cathy Novella [?]
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Twenties woman lounges and talks on the phone. No, my mind is made up -- I never want to see him again. Listerine used as a mouth-wash quickly overcomes halitosis (unpleasant breath). Published in the July, 1925 issue of PICTORIAL REVIEW. Artist: Cathy Novella [?] Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Lucille Ball, in a dramatic rôle in RJKO-Radio's "Panama Lady," gives celebrity endorsement to Max's new lipstick that will never dry your lips. Published in a 1940 issue of MOVIE STORY. Artist: 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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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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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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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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by Rolf Armstrong
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Dark, strong colors show dark, strong, full-day lipstick from Kissproof, Inc. of Chicago. Never needs retouching, natural colors. Also rouge and face powder; samples. Published in the September, 1929 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Rolf Armstrong Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Neysa McMein
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Cleopatra of Ancient Egypt knew the secret of palm and olive. Pretty girls have always known the secret. Ad for Palmolive soap, from the April, 1922 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Neysa McMein Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Hollywood stars illustrate benefits of Hinds; keep your hands ready for romance and love. Still from of Gloria Stuart and John Boles in Universal's musical romance "Beloved." Published in the February, 1934 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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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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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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Your schedule for the week is to try all three variety of Colgate's Shaving Lather: Stick, Powder, and Cream. Free samples. Colgate's needs no mussy "rubbing in" with the fingers. Here's your work for the day. Published in the October, 1915 issue of ILLUSTRATED WORLD. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives 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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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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Pencil / charcoal, printed two colors, a beautiful evocation of a mother's happiness holding her somewhat uncertain child; all framed in Autumn fruits and bars of soap. Published in the November, 1920 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by Rolf Armstrong
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Ad for Mulsified, with lots of words and one very pretty girl with very pretty hair reading a magazine. Published in the August, 1925 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Rolf Armstrong Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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
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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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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 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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by Mead
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Little fantasy picture of girl and butterflies and giant bouquet of flowers for the fragrance -- the rifled treasures of an old-fashioned garden. Delicate, yet lasting. Published in the September, 1919 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Mead Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Chromolith picture of Mary Pickford, the Pompeian Beauty for 1918, posed holding flowrs and radiating beauty. An art panel of her, daintily colored and of size 7 3/4" x 28" was sent in return for sending in the coupon in the ad. From the October 22, 1917 issue of EVERY WEEK. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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 Sozodont, said to be pure and harmless, fragrant as the flowers, preserves the teeth and sweetens the breath. A photograph, an oval frame, artistic hand lettering, and lots and lots of lines. There is absolutely nothing missing from this design. Nothing at all. Read the Wikipedia page to find out why we don't use it any more. From the November, 1896 issue of COSMOPOLITAN. 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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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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An early ad for toothpaste in a tube, designed to appeal to kids and let them do it all themselves. Here's an ad for the bathroom fixture fans, too. Published in the February, 1910 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. 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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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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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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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Harry Slater
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Ad for the Society of American Florists: "Say It With Flowers," from the June, 1927 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Harry Slater Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Coles Phillips
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Ad for the Mulsified, from the April, 1918 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Perfect for your pre-Raphaelite hair. Artist: Coles Phillips Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Coles Phillips
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Ad suggesting women use of Williams Talc Powder after swimming, or any outdoor exposure. From the J. B. Williams Company of Glastonbury, Connecticut. Published in the August, 1918 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Coles Phillips Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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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
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Willy Pogany
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Back in the fairy tale world with Djer-Kiss in this fantastic setting. Much better than real life. From the October, 1921 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Willy Pogany Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Frank X. Leyendecker
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A happy couple in a canoe, at the edge of the water, looking into the mirror-like surface to see the effects of the cream. Blemish-free, unmarred by sunburn or wind roughening. Published in the August, 1917 issue of the WOMAN'S HOME COMPANION. Artist: Frank X. Leyendecker Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Joan Crawford seems about to stab Franchot Tone in the hand, but that's not why they're featured in this still from MGM's "Dancing Lady." No, lovely hands are stars in love roles, and so could yours be. Published in the April, 1934 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Magazine Art: Personal and Human Aspects
by Malaga Grenet
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The lady who uses Djer-Kiss, the lovely vision, kisses her image in the mirror, dressed in yellow exploding dress. Let yours be the gift of beauty, with these gift sets. Published in the December, 1926 issue of PHOTOPLAY. Artist: Malaga Grenet Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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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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Happy couple at the racetrack sing praises of Gillette in iambic tetrameter. Can't read their tickets to see if they bet on horse number four. Published in the July 5, 1941 issue of LIBERTY. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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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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