1962 Ad Sex and the Single Girl Helen Gurley Brown Womens Lib Feminism YMM5

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This is an original 1962 black and white print ad for the best-selling advice book Sex and the Single Girl by Helen Gurley Brown and published by Bernard Geis Associates. This book sort of jump-started the Women's Lib movement by encouraging women to become financially independent and to experience sexual relationships before or without marriage. The ad includes endorsements from Bonnie Pruden, Dr. Albert Ellis, Maxine Davis, and Joan Crawford.

CONDITION

This 50+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 12 inches; 11 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Mad about Mad Men? - The award-winning dramatic TV series set in a fictional advertising agency in the 1960's? We at Period Paper definitely are! And we're gathered a fascinating collection of original ads, images, cartoons, etc. featuring the fashions, the cars, the products, the personalities, the sex (and sexism) typical of American society and culture of the 1960's. Whether you survived the 60's and know where you were when Kennedy was shot or have just been introduced to this era via this fabulous series, you can now own an authentic piece of the Swinging Sixties- perfect for framing or for gifting other Mad Men aficionados!

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