atomic age joys

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From the “Radioactivity is Good For You!” File: You’ll dig this 1955 advertisement for Dorothy Gray Salon Cold Cream. 9 out of 10 housewives agree Dorothy Gray is the cold cream they plan to use after those Godless Russkies lob their atom bombs on our great American cities. “I keep our fallout shelter stocked to capacity with Dorothy Gray,” said Mrs. R. Weber of Schenectady, New York. “Hubby loves the smell. And I’ll be damned if I’m going to let those pesky cockroaches outlive me after armageddon comes our way!”

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