How to get a taste of Canada’s 1950s advertisements
Posted On July 3, 2021
The advertising world was full of commercials from 1950s Canada.
It wasn’t just ads that were out there.
Many of the ads featured celebrities like Jackie Gleason, Jean Baudelaire and Jean-Paul Sartre.
The ad agencies themselves didn’t have much time to produce the ads they wanted, so they started to take the advertising world to the next level.
Today, they still produce plenty of advertising from 1950-1980.
Here are some of the best and most iconic 1950s ads, with an eye on the future.