Vintage Adverts: A Port in every girl

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A port in every girl

Scanned by Miss Peelpants from The Daily Telegraph Magazine, Spring 1970

Mild Sauce: Few things get you there quicker than Ricard

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ricard advert vogue october 73

Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Vogue, October 1973

Vintage Adverts: I was teaching the budgie to talk…

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… until I discovered Smirnoff

Everyone was drunk on the job in the Seventies…

Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Cosmopolitan, November 1975

Mensday: It’s amazing what vodka can do for you…

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“…now I’m a very furry film director with a drink problem. Right on!”

Vodka as career advisor and facilitator? I had no idea!

Vodka was my student tipple of choice, but I can’t stand it now. It’s a pretty bizarre advert, but also very evocative. The days when alcohol and tobacco could change your life for the better, if you believed the hype.