Back-to-school shopping never goes out of fashion. How back-to-school shopping is approached, on the other hand, changes from generation to generation.
Books and basic clothes? Never changes. Cigarettes, pervy teachers, and Spam on pizza? Thank God that’s changed.
Here are 15 vintage back-to-school ads that will make you doubly glad your days of hitting the books are long since passed:
All images used with permission from TrèsSugar.com
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