In past a lot of companies have used controversial or sexist tones to sell a products. Especially tobacco companies and alcohol companies. Examples below are filled with advertisements that aim to sell beer and spirits by objectifying and occasionally denigrating women. I’m not sure if these ads help about sale numbers in those days. Well, at least today we’ve come a long way since advertising was so offensive.
Check out 10 Most Inappropriate Vintage Booze Ads. By the way if you are into vintage ads, don’t forget to visit 10 Most Humiliating Vintage Advertisements post too!

10 – Johnnie Walker

Johnnie Walker

Johnnie Walker

09 – Captain Morgan

Captain Morgan

Captain Morgan

08 – Old Milwaukee

Old Milwaukee

Old Milwaukee

07 – Ballantine’s

Ballantine s

Ballantine s

06 – Schlitz

Schlitz

Schlitz

05 – Smirnoff (2)

Smirnoff (2)

Smirnoff (2)

04 – Colt 45

Colt 45

Colt 45

03 – Smirnoff

Smirnoff

Smirnoff

02 – Stil Vodka

Stil Vodka

Stil Vodka

01 – Mickey’s Malt Liquor

Mickey s Malt Liquor

Mickey s Malt Liquor