“You’ve come a long way baby.”
These ads for Virginia Slims cigarettes date from 1971-79. This particular style of ad with a plain light backdrop looked more like a fashion shoot than a cigarette advert and was targeted at mainly black women. It was used right up until 1992.
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“The slimmer cigarette with natural menthol women like.”
“With rich Virginia flavour women like.”
“Slimmer than the fat cigarettes men smoke.”