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26 Sexist Vintage Adverts That Companies Wish Never Happened

"Show her it's a man's world."
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These days companies have to tread very carefully when creating adverts as not to offend anyone, but as these vintage adverts show, things have changed a lot. Many companies that are still around today no doubt cringe at some of the sexist adverts they created. Here are 26 of the worst.

1. "Most husbands, nowadays, have stopped beating their wives"

Heinz

Heinz

2. "Show her it's a man's world."

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3. Chase & Sanborn making light of domestic abuse.

Chase & Sanborn

Chase & Sanborn

4. "Don't worry darling, you didn't burn the beer!"

Schlitz

Schlitz

5. You can now open a bottle yourself, even without your husband!

Alcoa Aluminum

Alcoa Aluminum

6. It's so easy even a woman can operate it.

Palmolive

Palmolive

7. No prizes for guessing who does all the dishes.

Lux

Lux

8. "Budweiser has delighted more husbands than any other brew ever known."

Budweiser

Budweiser

9. "Women. On a mountain they are something of a drag."

Drummond

Drummond

10. Well, obviously!

Kenwood

Kenwood

11. The only standard coffee should be measured by.

Acme Coffee

Acme Coffee

12. "Are you woman enough to buy a man's mustard?"

Mr. Mustard

Mr. Mustard

13. Because women are guaranteed to hit things.

Volkswagen

Volkswagen

14. Buy your wife these home appliances or she will cry.

Dormeyer

Dormeyer

15. "The best ones are thin and rich."

Silva Cigarettes

Silva Cigarettes

16. Think of this attractive airline assistant as your mother.

American Airlines

American Airlines

17. Who should clean the moon? women should.

Lestoil

Lestoil

18. "Housewife headache."

Anacin

Anacin

19. Made for men, attractive to women.

Tipalet

Tipalet

20. Jello thinks that understanding office hierarchies is way beyond a woman. Have a pudding instead.

Jello

Jello

21. Datacomp's computers are so simple even a women can use one!

Datacomp

Datacomp

22. General Mills reminding women they can kill two birds with one stone in 1970.

General Mills

General Mills

23. "It's nice to have a girl around the house."

Mr. Leggs

Mr. Leggs

24. The caption below reads "It makes driving as effortless as sleeping. Sleeping, Luv ... "

Mini Cooper

Mini Cooper

25. "It's a wifesaver!"

Brown

Brown

26. Weyenberg Shoes telling everyone where they think women belong.

Weyenberg Shoes

Weyenberg Shoes