With ads like this I’m surprised there wasn’t a mad rush to the local sewing machine shop. I just read up on the madness/genius of Stan Freberg from the wonderful blog The Automat. If you are interested in zany advertising campaigns check a few out here. Sure to elicit a giggle or two. The announcer in the Singer ads is Walter O’ Keefe, and his fast talking and irreverent humor reminded me of Freberg. Is the 21st century ready for ads like this?
And here is one more.