Bizarre Vintage Ads From 1910

The more things change, the more they seem to stay the same. There have been a myriad of cultural and technological advances made since the early 20th century, but our advertisements are still surprisingly similar. Thanks to an unearthed copy of the 1910 World Almanac, we have insight to what companies were trying to sell long ago. It turns out that weight loss, cars, and cures for baldness were all paid advertisers. Sounds familiar, doesn’t it?

 

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…or help with that weird eye problem.

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Advertisements were geared towards men, too.

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And of course, things you may or may not need…

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…including a burglar-proof coffin.

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