Posts Filed Under: “vintage ad”
When Target Canada announced its demise, nostalgia for Zellers ensued.
During the 1970s, an American roadside icon was a presence throughout Metro Toronto.
A restaurant that welcomed the literati, community organizations, and smokers.
Back in the 1960s, people would ring in the new year with old-timey pianists.
A sampling of holiday-themed ads, featuring merry messages from brewers, department stores, disgraced politicians, and more.
Long before the Rob Ford bobblehead doll, you could own a bust of the prime minister or a print of the premier.
In the 1960s, the horror icon promoted Canadian artists by selling their work through Sears.
A look at some historical ads and offers from the former fixture of the Yonge-Eglinton community.
From dance parties featuring the music of Pat Boone to new health-conscious initiatives, the mall has been serving its south Etobicoke community since 1956.
To mark Remembrance Day in 1948, the department store erected a memorial to fallen employees.
Tips from a North York clothier on how to make any man look stylish.
While today's Blue Jays fans dream of World Series glory, in 1980 they could only hope to lose fewer than 100 games.
Attendees of a 1966 "Rock 'n Soccer" evening were more interested in being eight miles high than watching a rubber ball.
Taking the low ground when it comes to low prices.
Could Buchanan's Black & White induce terror?
Touting the power of the Victorian equivalent of Craigslist.
Promoting a popular early 1950s recreational activity in the name of good health, and beer.
A thrifty downtown diner encouraged efficiency among its clientele.