Tagged: children

Kops Bairn’s Wine, 1924

You can’t give a baby booze, to quote Vic and Bob. Oh, you can with this one, it’s “temperance”, non-alcoholic “Kops Wine”. Kids wine. Plus, a slagging off in 1891 for temperance “Kops Ale”,...

Eat More Fat, 1937

“Atora puddings solve the difficult problem of children who dislike fat.” Not a sentence I can imagine would be used in today’s advertising. These adverts are from The Children’s Newspaper, and it is true...

The Joys of the British Newspaper Archive

Happiness (for me) is a browse through what is probably my favourite online resource – the British Newspaper Archive. It’s here. I thought I’d mention it now because it’s a subscription-based site, and there’s...