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1977 Hair Care Ad, Hot Pick Electric Comb, with NFL Dallas Cowboys’ Harvey Martin by classic_film on Flickr.

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Vintage 1970s hair care magazine advertisement, Hot Pick Electric Comb, with celebrity endorsement from NFL Cowboys’ All-Pro Harvey Martin, 1977
Tagline:
“Try the Hot Pick Electric Comb for 30 days. We guarantee it works.”
Martin passed away at age 51 in 2001 — he died of pancreatic cancer. Bio brief about Martin, from Wikipedia:
Harvey Banks Martin was an American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys from 1973 until 1983. He starred at South Oak Cliff High School and East Texas State University, before becoming an All-Pro with the Dallas Cowboys. 
[…]
His 1977 season was one of the greatest ever by an NFL player. In a 14-game season he totaled 85 tackles and a league-leading 23 sacks (more than Michael Strahan’s 22.5 record in 16 games), he was named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year, a consensus All-Pro selection, was a key player in the Cowboys winning Super Bowl XII, and a co-MVP of the game with Randy White.
Martin remained the team sack leader or co-leader every year, but his totals started to dwindled as his personal problems (financial problems and addictions) grew bigger. He followed up his 23-sack 1977 season with a 16-sack performance in 1978, 10 in 1979, 12 in 1980, 10 in 1981, 8 in 1982 and 2 in 1983. To this day he is considered the greatest defensive end in Dallas Cowboys history.
As part of the famed Doomsday Defense, “The Beautiful” aka “Too Mean” went to the Pro Bowl four times. Former Cowboys GM Tex Schramm stated: “He’ll be remembered as one of the great Cowboys of the golden years … He was a great player, one of the first great pass rushers”.
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Published in Ebony, June 1977 - Vol 32, No. 8
Fair use/no known copyright. If you use this photo, please provide attribution credit; not for commercial use (see Creative Commons license)

1977 Hair Care Ad, Hot Pick Electric Comb, with NFL Dallas Cowboys’ Harvey Martin by classic_film on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Vintage 1970s hair care magazine advertisement, Hot Pick Electric Comb, with celebrity endorsement from NFL Cowboys’ All-Pro Harvey Martin, 1977

Tagline:
“Try the Hot Pick Electric Comb for 30 days. We guarantee it works.”

Martin passed away at age 51 in 2001 — he died of pancreatic cancer. Bio brief about Martin, from Wikipedia:

Harvey Banks Martin was an American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys from 1973 until 1983. He starred at South Oak Cliff High School and East Texas State University, before becoming an All-Pro with the Dallas Cowboys.

[…]

His 1977 season was one of the greatest ever by an NFL player. In a 14-game season he totaled 85 tackles and a league-leading 23 sacks (more than Michael Strahan’s 22.5 record in 16 games), he was named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year, a consensus All-Pro selection, was a key player in the Cowboys winning Super Bowl XII, and a co-MVP of the game with Randy White.

Martin remained the team sack leader or co-leader every year, but his totals started to dwindled as his personal problems (financial problems and addictions) grew bigger. He followed up his 23-sack 1977 season with a 16-sack performance in 1978, 10 in 1979, 12 in 1980, 10 in 1981, 8 in 1982 and 2 in 1983. To this day he is considered the greatest defensive end in Dallas Cowboys history.

As part of the famed Doomsday Defense, “The Beautiful” aka “Too Mean” went to the Pro Bowl four times. Former Cowboys GM Tex Schramm stated: “He’ll be remembered as one of the great Cowboys of the golden years … He was a great player, one of the first great pass rushers”.

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Published in Ebony, June 1977 - Vol 32, No. 8

Fair use/no known copyright. If you use this photo, please provide attribution credit; not for commercial use (see Creative Commons license)

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O Século Ilustrado, Nº 1247, Novembro 25 1961 - 30 on Flickr.

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“Choose the finest whisly without hesitation
Scotish whisky Grant’s - distilled by a firm according to a family formula, whose name in Scotland is a proverb and whose whisky is all Scottish people’s favorite.
… in a triangular bottle”
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“In the world of beautiful women the most beautiful ones use Pond’s
Madrid
Carmela Balmes loves typical Spanish dances. She is both an actress an a great athlete. But whatever job she is doing she always keeps her make-up impecable.
Pond’s ‘V’ cream keeps your make-up going for many more hours
An impecable make-up all day long… without touch ups! ‘V’ cream is not greasy and eliminates the shine of an oily skin. It disappears as soon as it’s applied, and yet it conceals small flaws and wrinkles. Use ‘V’ cream under your make-up… keep it impecable for many hours!
The most fascinating women in the world use Pond’s Vanishing Cream”

O Século Ilustrado, Nº 1247, Novembro 25 1961 - 30 on Flickr.

Click image for 939 x 1341 size.

“Choose the finest whisly without hesitation

Scotish whisky Grant’s - distilled by a firm according to a family formula, whose name in Scotland is a proverb and whose whisky is all Scottish people’s favorite.

… in a triangular bottle”

Click image for 860 x 1584 size.

O Século Ilustrado, Nº 1247, Novembro 25 1961 - 30a

“In the world of beautiful women the most beautiful ones use Pond’s
Madrid

Carmela Balmes loves typical Spanish dances. She is both an actress an a great athlete. But whatever job she is doing she always keeps her make-up impecable.

Pond’s ‘V’ cream keeps your make-up going for many more hours

An impecable make-up all day long… without touch ups! ‘V’ cream is not greasy and eliminates the shine of an oily skin. It disappears as soon as it’s applied, and yet it conceals small flaws and wrinkles. Use ‘V’ cream under your make-up… keep it impecable for many hours!

The most fascinating women in the world use Pond’s Vanishing Cream”

Filed under Portuguese 1960s fashion beauty spanish sports Entertainment beverages

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Crónica Feminina, Nº 869, Julho 19 1973 - 100 on Flickr.

Via T do blog Dias que Voam. 
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“Everyone loves football in your family!…
… but they’ll love you even more if you give them the Decalcomania of the year as a gift:
The Benficas
Including a free matchbox each
Just 5$
On your car, on the lamps, on books and briefcases, on your windows, in the bathroom, kitchen and shelves, on window panes… in everything. Everyone proudly places the Benficas stickers, showing their love for the glorious football club!”

Crónica Feminina, Nº 869, Julho 19 1973 - 100 on Flickr.

Via T do blog Dias que Voam.

Click image for 921 x 1275 size.

“Everyone loves football in your family!…

… but they’ll love you even more if you give them the Decalcomania of the year as a gift:

The Benficas
Including a free matchbox each
Just 5$

On your car, on the lamps, on books and briefcases, on your windows, in the bathroom, kitchen and shelves, on window panes… in everything. Everyone proudly places the Benficas stickers, showing their love for the glorious football club!”

Filed under 1970s portuguese sports publications toys

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Século Ilustrado, No. 935, December 3 1955 - 13 on Flickr.

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“Buy the balls that champions preffer
Halex 3 stars
Championship balls aproved by the L. T. T. F.
Halex 2 stars
Club balls approved by several associations of table tennis in all the world
Halex 1 star
The ball most used in ordinary practice of table tennis.”
“Do you suffer from liver ailments?
You will avoid suffering by taking regularly a glass of Eno’s fruit salt”
“Save 3$00!
Buy 2 Pepsodent dentifrices
Ask this very day for this special package from your usual dealer
Worth 11$00 now for just 8$00
Pepsodent makes your teeth whiter”
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Século Ilustrado, No. 935, December 3 1955 - 13 on Flickr.

Click image for 1101 x 1542 size.

“Buy the balls that champions preffer

Halex 3 stars
Championship balls aproved by the L. T. T. F.

Halex 2 stars
Club balls approved by several associations of table tennis in all the world

Halex 1 star
The ball most used in ordinary practice of table tennis.”

“Do you suffer from liver ailments?

You will avoid suffering by taking regularly a glass of Eno’s fruit salt”

“Save 3$00!
Buy 2 Pepsodent dentifrices

Ask this very day for this special package from your usual dealer

Worth 11$00 now for just 8$00

Pepsodent makes your teeth whiter”

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Século Ilustrado, No. 935, December 3 1955 - 13c

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Século Ilustrado, No. 935, December 3 1955 - 13b

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Século Ilustrado, No. 935, December 3 1955 - 13a

Filed under 1950s Portuguese hygiene sports health

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Illustração Portugueza, No. 152, January 18 1909 - 1 on Flickr.

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Portuguese ads for a book on hipnotism by the New York Institute of Science, bycicles and phonographers J. Castello Branco, Nestlé flour, and True Grains of Health of Dr. Franck for digestion.
“Amazing mental force
The art of dominating
Wnderful results presented by the comitee in charge of the study of hipnotism on behakf of the public
Hipnotism is not just another myth, an imaginary creation of the spirit, but a reality, a force capable of causing great benefits. In order to inquire into the value and the consequences of such a powerful force, a comitee was formed by a doctor, a well-known juryconsult, a prominent member of the clergy and a railroad director, so as to study Hipnotism.
The comitee did a series of investigations over the influence of Hipnotism over daily events. The first concern of the membres of the comitee was to study thoughly the science of Hipnotism, so as to be able to judge for themselves what good or evil this powerful force could do. They wrote to the New York Institute of Sciences dept. 1518 of Rochester, N. Y., the most important school of Hipnotism and occult sciences in the world: and they received complete and detailed instructions on how to emply Hipnotism, in influencing business, as a remedy for sickness, etc., etc. In a matter of days, the members of the comitee knew deeply the science of Hipnotism, becoming masters in that art.
It was clearly demonstrated that Hipnotism can be used in such a way that the person hipnotized doesn’t know that they were.”

Illustração Portugueza, No. 152, January 18 1909 - 1 on Flickr.

Click image for 891 x 1324 size.

Portuguese ads for a book on hipnotism by the New York Institute of Science, bycicles and phonographers J. Castello Branco, Nestlé flour, and True Grains of Health of Dr. Franck for digestion.

“Amazing mental force
The art of dominating
Wnderful results presented by the comitee in charge of the study of hipnotism on behakf of the public

Hipnotism is not just another myth, an imaginary creation of the spirit, but a reality, a force capable of causing great benefits. In order to inquire into the value and the consequences of such a powerful force, a comitee was formed by a doctor, a well-known juryconsult, a prominent member of the clergy and a railroad director, so as to study Hipnotism.

The comitee did a series of investigations over the influence of Hipnotism over daily events. The first concern of the membres of the comitee was to study thoughly the science of Hipnotism, so as to be able to judge for themselves what good or evil this powerful force could do. They wrote to the New York Institute of Sciences dept. 1518 of Rochester, N. Y., the most important school of Hipnotism and occult sciences in the world: and they received complete and detailed instructions on how to emply Hipnotism, in influencing business, as a remedy for sickness, etc., etc. In a matter of days, the members of the comitee knew deeply the science of Hipnotism, becoming masters in that art.

It was clearly demonstrated that Hipnotism can be used in such a way that the person hipnotized doesn’t know that they were.”

Filed under 1900s Portuguese health publications entertainment sports food