Classic Commercial for Coca-Cola (1953)
A 1950’s Commercial for Coca-Cola (1954)
1950’s Kid with the Coca Cola Bottle Cap Hat Commercial
A series of Australian Coca-Cola commercials from the 1950’s, featuring the slogan tune “Refresh Yourself, Enjoy Yourself.”
In 1969, The Coca-Cola Company began a very tongue in cheek advertising campaign. This campaign featured some of histories cast of characters that experienced a bad day or two.
In 1962 VW used a world wide ad at Reader’s Digest joining the two shapes known around the world. It is one example of other products using Coca-Cola in their ads.
This is a cardboard poster, comparing the height that would have the 58 million bottles sold per day with eiffel tower, empire state building, mt. everest, jet, air balloon and with martin viking rocket.
“Everybody owns a piece of Coke. What’s great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca Cola, and you know that the President drinks Coca Cola, Liz Taylor drinks Coca Cola, and just think, you can drink Coca Cola, too. A coke is a coke and no amount of money can get you a better coke than the one the bum on the corner is drinking. All the cokes are the same and all the cokes are good. Liz Taylor knows it, the President knows it, the bum knows it, and you know it.”
Andy Warhol made art available to the everyday man and everybody understood it. Coca-Cola paintings represented democratic equality.