A tale of the simpler days in advertisement.
It's quite obvious how times have changed. In this article we have ads ranging from 1940s to the 1990s.
There are a few differences in these ads; one being a more rockwellian painting type approach compared to the advertisements of today but the basics remain the same. The emphaisis is on the product where the message must be clear, consice and capture the attention of it's targeted audience.