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Postby tree » Thu Mar 22, 2007 5:11 pm

My how things change! This is an actual ad from the 1890's.
I thought I would share it as I thought it was pretty funny.


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Postby kate_turner2000 » Thu Mar 22, 2007 5:24 pm

thats unreal hey. the larger women were back then the more appealing they were and higher class they were. if you were thin you were seen as poor. marilyn monroe was an australian size 14.
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Postby Dee » Thu Mar 22, 2007 6:58 pm

I KNEW I was born in the wrong century!

LOL - so that means that 100 years ago I was super model material!

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Postby Chelle » Fri Mar 23, 2007 1:02 am

things have changed alot. Where did you come across it????
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Postby zeedeveelgirl » Fri Mar 23, 2007 12:53 pm

Far out!!!! I want to go back to THAT era!!! Can you imagine it!? "And a serve of icecream for dessert. No, make that TWO servings, wouldn't want to waste away!!!"
Well, they wouldn't have had icecream but you get the point :P
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Postby Justjudy » Sat Mar 24, 2007 1:35 pm

Dee wrote:I KNEW I was born in the wrong century!

LOL - so that means that 100 years ago I was super model material!

Dee


Me too Dee :lol:

It is amazing how society's view of beauty changes.

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