Food & Drink

Including everything to do with food and drink! Below are the brands and products in this category.

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Valentine Heart Adverts [1950’s]

“A Valentine should be so tender.”
Here’s a selection of valentine heart themed adverts from the 1950’s featuring a selection of goods, from shirts to peas!

National Confectioners’ Association ~ Adverts [1946-1947]

“Candy’s dandy…keep it handy!”
These ads by the The Council on Candy of the National Confectioners Association date from 1946-47. Featuring illustrations by Vernon Grant, the ad campaign encouraged Americans to eat candy for energy.

Fleischmann’s Gin ~ Adverts [1960-1963]

“What do they mean clean…clean…clean?”
These ads for Fleischmann’s gin date from 1960-63.

Fleischmann’s Whisky ~ Adverts [1959-1965]

“Fleischmann’s is the big buy!”
These ads for Fleischmann’s whisky date from 1959-65.

Whitman’s Chocolates ~ Christmas Adverts [1941-1951]

“A woman never forgets a man who remembers!”
Here’s some vintage Whitman’s Chocolates adverts from 1941-51.

Trolls Candy Mints ~ Confectionary Adverts [1946]

“Tasty, tempting, delicious!”
These ads for Trolls mint sweets are all from 1946.

Halloween Food & Drink Adverts

“Eat something ugly for Halloween.”
Here’s a selection of Halloween themed food and drink ads from various decades.

Tab ~ Soda Adverts [1960’s]

“The Now Taste of Tab”
These ad’s for Tab, a low calorie soft drink made by Coca Cola, are from 1964-68.

Bosco Chocolate Syrup ~ Adverts [1940]

“Where there’s pep there’s iron!”
These fun ads for Bosco, a chocolate syrup which was added to milk, are all from 1940.

The Bread Diet ~ Adverts [1939]

“Gain a youthful figure with the new bread diet!”
These ads by the American Institute Of Baking are from 1939. They recommended six slices of bread a day within their included diet to help reduce weight without losing energy. Sounds good to me!

Baker’s Coconut: Animal Cut-Up Cakes Booklet [1959]

“Here are more of those Fun-to-Bake, Fun-to-Cut-Up cakes!”
This was the second little animal cake booklet by Baker’s Coconut, which was published in 1959 by General Foods Corp. There were fifteen different cake ideas, all decorated with Angel Flakes.

Baker’s Coconut: Cut-Up Cakes Booklet [1956]

“A calendar of new cake-making ideas!”
This little animal cake booklet from Baker’s Coconut was published in 1956 by General Foods Corp. They were all decorated with Angel Flakes and was one cake idea for each month.

Coca Cola “Refreshing The Olympic Spirit” ~ Adverts [1992]

“Refreshing The Olympic Spirit”
These three ads were part of Coca Cola’s 1992 Olympics ad campaign, which they have sponsored since 1928.

Coca Cola “Things Go Better With Coke” ~ Adverts [1963-1965]

“Things go better with Coke.”
This Coca Cola ad campaign ran for two years from Dec 1963 to Dec 1965 (as best I can tell).

Coca Cola “Enjoy The Lively Life” ~ Adverts [1962-1963]

“Enjoy the lively life of Coke.”
These Coca Cola ads date from 1962-63.

Coca Cola “Refreshing New Feeling” ~ Adverts [1963]

“Refreshing New Feeling”
These Coca Cola ads date from 1963.

Coca Cola “Refreshing New Feeling” ~ Adverts [1961-1962]

“What a refreshing new feeling you get from Coke!”
These Coca Cola ads date from 1961-62. Zing!

Coca Cola “Hot food calls for ice-cold Coke!” ~ Adverts [1961-1962]

“Hot food calls for ice-cold Coke!”
These Coca Cola ads date from 1961-62, and try to temp people into having coke with their dinner rather than just with snacks or sandwiches.

Coca Cola “Coke On The Job” ~ Adverts [1959-1960]

“Coke-On-The-Job Keeps Workers Refreshed!”
These Coca Cola vending machine ads for employers are from 1959-60.

Coca Cola: Jack Potter Illustrations ~ Adverts [1957]

“Have a Coke has become a gracious custom in more than 100 countries of the world today.”
During 1957, artist Jack Potter created ten illustrations for Coca Cola’s “100 countries” ad campaign.

Coca Cola “Be Really Refreshed! ~ Adverts [1959-1960]

“Be really refreshed!”
These ads for Coca Cola are from 1959-60.

Heublein’s Cocktails “Better Than Most People Make” ~ Adverts [1960’s]

“Most people can’t make cocktails as good as these – and I wish they wouldn’t try!”
These ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails date from 1964-67 and featured a large selection of famous actors of the time.

Heublein’s Cocktails: Bored and Happy Husband ~ Adverts [1960’s]

“What this country needs is a good 25¢ Martini!”
These celebrity ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails date from 1961-63.

Heublein’s Cocktails: Vincent Price & Billy Pearson ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“Cocktails… for the holidays!”
In Nov-Dec 1956, Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails produced two ads featuring actors Vincent Price and Billy Pearson brandishing a cocktail pitcher.

Heublein’s Cocktails “You’ve Got It Made” ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“Martinis on-the-rocks straight from the Heublein bottle.”
These ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails and cordials are from 1957.

Heublein’s Cocktails ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“Martinis on-the-rocks straight from the Heublein bottle.”
These celebrity ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails are from 1957.

Heublein’s Cocktails & Cordials ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“Full strength – ready to serve.”
These celebrity ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails are from 1955-56.

Heublein’s: Ready-To-Serve Cocktails ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“How to serve applause-winning Manhattans every time.”
These ads for Heublein’s ready to serve cocktails are from 1954.