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Every year, Christmas is a remarkable event- it turns cities into landscapes of red, green and gold. Streets are adorned with elaborate decorations; billboards and walls are plastered with colorful ads pitching their wares as Christmas presents.

Nowadays, we are bombarded with print ads of tasty treats, branded wears and of course, the hottest tech gadgets; but did you know that old, yellowed ads of three to seven decades ago are mostly promoting household items, cigarettes and even guns? Read on to see 30 vintage Christmas ads that'll give you a taste of Christmas back in those days.






Atari's Video Games

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Westinghouse's Tan for Christmas

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War Bonds for Christmas

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Toyland's Toys

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Everyone Wants the New Toastmaster

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It's Time for Christmas! 

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Grandma Snider's Catsup

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My True Love Gave Me Smith-Corona

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Ronald Reagan Sends His Chesterfields

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Santa and the SpriteBoy

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How to get a Remington for Christmas

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Santa Smoking Pall Mall

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Lucky Ciggies for Christmas

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Mrs. Santa Claus' Ironing Table

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GE's Toaster

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GE's Cleaner

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Eveready is Ready for Christmas

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Rent a TV from D.E.R. for Christmas

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Crisco's Christmas Cake

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Acme's Cowboy Boots

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Santa and the Kids

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Thanks for the Coca-Cola, Jimmy

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Stock up on Coca-Cola for Christmas

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Hat's Off to Coca-Cola

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Christmas with Coca-Cola

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Budweiser's Nothing Like It

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Borg's Bath Scale

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7-up Family Pack for Christmas

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7-Up Likes You!

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