December 21, 2014

18 Vintage Holiday Ads for Whiskey, Ciggs, and Guns

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Viceroy Filter Tip Cigarettes holiday ad, 1963
(Photo via Classic Film, Flickr Creative Commons)
Viceroy Filter Tip Cigarettes holiday ad, 1963
Calvert Extra Soft Whiskey & Gift Glass Decanter, 1968
(Photo via Classic Film, Flickr Creative Commons)
Calvert Extra Soft Whiskey & Gift Glass Decanter, 1968
Daisy gun holiday ad, date not listed
(Photo via Flickr Creative Commons, Werner Presber)
Daisy gun holiday ad, date not listed
Haig & Haig Whiskey ad, 1955
(Photo via alsis35, Flickr Creative Commons)
Haig & Haig Whiskey ad, 1955
Ronald Reagan sends out smokes for the holidays, date not listed
(Photo via James Vaughan, Flickr Creative Commons)
Ronald Reagan sends out smokes for the holidays, date not listed
J&B Scotch holiday ad, 1967
(Photo via rchappo2002, Flickr Creative Commons)
J&B Scotch holiday ad, 1967
Old Gold Cigarettes with Santa, 1952
(Photo via Classic Film, Flickr Creative Commons)
Old Gold Cigarettes with Santa, 1952
Buck Jones for Special Daisy Rifle Christmas ad, 1934
(Photo via The Bees Knees Daily, Flickr Creative Commons)
Buck Jones for Special Daisy Rifle Christmas ad, 1934
Old Crow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 1970
(Photo via Classic Film, Flickr Creative Commons)
Old Crow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 1970
Lucky Strike holiday ad, date not listed
(Photo via Bradley Gordon, Flickr Creative Commons)
Lucky Strike holiday ad, date not listed