we’ve come a long way baby – notPosted: March 14, 2013
Check out the language in this 17 August 1930 Sunday Mail item.
“Ironing is quite pleasant work”.
Who wrote this?
“These labour-saving hints will be welcome to many little housewives“
But we’ve come a long way haven’t we. Fast forward 80 years or so.
The promotion included this:
“Give the wife, girlfriend or partner a rest tomorrow night, because the Carlton Draught girls will be in to do your laundry (well your ironing anyway)”.
There are no words fit to print.