Money & work

Visa card debuts (1976-1977)

Why is BankAmericard changing its name? Because of you. You've been changing. You're doing more. Eating out more. Traveling more. And when you find a good bguy or a one-of-a-kind, you want to be able to ... Read more...

Back the attack with War Bonds (1943)

He didn't count the cost... should you? Back the attack with War Bonds Published in the interest of War Bond Sales WW2 war bonds ad from 1943 Auto-Lite offers industry a War Bond sales plan that r... Read more...

Sleuths who get their men (1927)

Sleuths who "get their men" Whenever a criminal thinks he is getting foxy enough to try to rob the United States mails, he is talking about the surest method of engaging free board and lodging in a Federal p... Read more...

Want to find a husband? Be a secretary (1952)

Suppose you were a young woman anxious to find a husband, get married and settle down. What would be the best sort of job or occupation for you to take in order to meet eligible men and find a good husband?

How to give a box supper social (1955)

How to give a box supper social by Epsie Kinard Proof that one can be given for profit and pleasure is this lively example in Dryden, New York. Here, the Home Bureau's 30 members, ages from 20-40, pull in... Read more...

No, Mr Hitler! (1941)

No, Mr Hitler - you just don't talk our language! This advertisement is one of a series studying our democratic American way of life From across the sea, the Leader's voice screams, "The purpose of educat... Read more...

The new Boeing 747 (1967)

A jet plane mockup The 490-passenger Boeing 747 shown here is a mockup, but the new jets will be produced in this giant plant, located north of Seattle, near Everett. When the plant is finished, it will c... Read more...

The meaning of Labor Day (1904)

Labor Day marks a new epoch in the annals of human history. It differs from some of the other holidays of the year in that it glorifies no armed conflicts or battles of man's prowess over man.

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