Since the late Allen Gant Sr. Three generations of women have now experienced waist-to-toe stockings, and few would be surprised to discover that a man invented pantyhose. According to Allen Gant Jr. It was nothing personal, just a matter of comfort. Managing her stockings and garter belt over her expanding belly was becoming difficult, and being a proper lady, she would not be seen in public without her hosiery. The year was and if you were a woman, a night on the town meant either squeezing into a girdle or slipping on a garter belt.
Hosiery to the Max! Totally 80s Legwear Advertising
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And the ladies loved him because he was a good-looking bad boy. Joe's commercials included some sexy spots with unknown model Farrah Fawcett selling Noxzema shaving cream. Obviously, Joe's sports hero appeal to guys was greatly overshadowed by that provided by the lovely future Mrs. But if he was hawking Right Guard deodorant, it was Joe the quarterback who was selling to America's guys.
More 70's commercials than you can shake a stick at. Well, to be honest, sometimes it's hard to pin down the exact year so perhaps a few and commercials creeped in but you won't mind, it all smacks of the same vintage. Have fun, once more seeing the hair and the clothes from back then. I would say this tape leans more heavily towards late 70's commercials, but there is a fair amount of early 70's material too.
The ad stated, "His Holiness the Pope writes that he has fully appreciated the beneficent effects of this Tonic Wine and has forwarded to Mr. Mariani as a token of his gratitude a gold medal bearing his august effigy. Probably the last person you would expect to air a commercial promoting I Can't Believe It's Not Butter in a kitchen while baking fairy cakes.