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I Saw It Advertised One Day – “Hey Ladies, Do You Want to Know How to Get a Job and Not Lose It?”

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I Saw It Advertised One Day – “Hey Ladies, Do You Want to Know How to Get a Job and Not Lose It?”

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces looking at advertisements in comic books over the decades that amused me for whatever reason. Here is an archive of all installments of this feature.

Today we look at a pair of “helpful” public service announcements from the 1950s designed to help women get (and then keep) jobs…

Courtesy of my pal Sleestak, from St. John’s Cinderella Love #13 in 1953, a guide for how a woman could get a job and then not lose that job…

That’s just so delightfully patronizing.

If you have a suggestion for an ad for a future edition, drop me a line at bcronin@comicbookresources.com!

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