Category: vintage ephemera

mildlyinteresting-blog: “This old McDonald’s coupon I found in my grandfathers things.”


Adorable illustrations from the 1963 General Mills/Fleischmann’s “Yeast Baking & You” cookbook pamphlet


Record factory

(Michael Rougier. 1969)

60′s & 70′s Groovy Cookbook design



Pillsbury recipe booklet cover, publ. by General Mills, 1951


1968  “Yarn Projects with Flower Looms” pattern booklet by Studio Twelve Designs.

80′s Circle K “Mello Smello” Halloween sticker

(via: brandedinthe80s)


Count Chocula Goes to Hollywood

In 1979, the Monsters hit the big time with the release of three records. This one, “Count Chocula Goes to Hollywood,” sounds like a party to us!

1974 Good Humor Ice Cream “Monster Pops” Sticker

from: Ad Boy: Vintage Advertising with Character, 2009.

70′s/80′s Local Television Halloween Station IDs/Bumpers

(via: YouTube)

1. WJZ-TV, Baltimore, Maryland, 1980
2. WNEW-TV, New York, New York, 80′s
3. WUTV-TV, Buffalo, New York, 1984
4. KHJ-TV, Los Angeles, California, 1981
5. WGN-TV, Chicago, Illinois, 1979
6. WXIA-TV, Atlanta, Georgia, 1980