Friday, October 8, 2010

13 Wildly Irresponsible Vintage Ads Aimed at Kids: #7. Cigarette Santa

That's right, in 1952 Santa didn't bring shiny red bicycles or teddy bears down the chimney. He lugged down a gigantic box that seems to contain about two thousand Camel cigarettes.
OK, we admit that Santa gets used in ads aimed at adults, too. And after all, it's not like it actually shows kids smoking or anything. Unlike ...


  1. better than candy on christmas

  2. yep, i'd choose that over socks and a sweater any day!

  3. Santa brings lung cancer too? lol