Tag Archives: Coca-Cola

Rad Ads: Coca-Cola ‘Smilin’ Faces’ (1978)

“Coke adds life!” Have a Coke and a smile? Coca-Cola ‘Smilin’ Faces’ originally appeared in the August, 1978 issue of Boy’s Life magazine. (Source: Boy’s Life) Previously on Rad Ads: ‘Cleopatra Jones’ (1973)

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70s Stories In The News: ‘Mean’ Joe Green & Coca-Cola (1979)

‘I was suddenly approachable,’ Greene recalled during a presentation at Coca-Cola headquarters in Atlanta. ‘Little kids were no longer afraid of me, and older people – both women and men – would come up and offer me a Coke.’ While … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Coca-Cola, ‘For The Real Times’ (1974)

“It’s the real thing. Coke.” Time to gather up family, friends…and polyester sport coats. Daily 70s Ad #343: Coca-Cola, ‘For The Real Times’ originally appeared in the December, 1974 issue of Ebony magazine. (Source: Ebony) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: McDonald’s ‘The Real Thing’ (1972)

“To serve our great hamburgers and french fries with a second-class soft drink – well, we just wouldn’t have it.” Remember when that was a large? Daily 70s Ad #326: McDonald’s ‘The Real Thing’ originally appeared in the December, 1972 … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Coke ‘Cool Stream’ (1970)

(Click to enlarge) “The world’s two great refreshers – the cool waters of ocean and stream and the taste of Coca-Cola…” Ahhhhhh. Daily 70s Ad #201: Coke ‘Cool Stream’ originally appeared in the July 17, 1970 issue of LIFE magazine. … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Coke ‘Block Party’ (1977)

(Click to enlarge) “Times when good food and good folks meet, partying in the apartment or even dancing in the street.” Summertime ’77 style. Daily 70s Ad #156: Coke ‘Block Party’ originally appeared in the July 14, 1977 issue of … Continue reading

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