An ad for a Hercules 50cc bike in Bravo of 5 October 1978. The photo is most probably from Hamburg (Astra beer, a really bad beer, is on sale in the shop, as well as Alster milk, likely named after the river in the city). The photo with the independent grocery store, the chewing gum dispenser and cigarette machine is an authentic slice of Germany city life in 1978.
Now, this is a great idea, in Bravo of 5 October 1978. A wallpaper with splaes where to hang your posters and autograph cards and charts etc. And if you have that wallpaper, you even get to be happy with a girl, no longer spending your entire life pensively on a ladder!
An ad for Tampax tampons — “You don’t feel Tampax days” — in Bravo of 21 August 1975. Looks like women who use that brand get to play with big balls.
An ad for Milky Way and its roller skates competition in Bravo of 14 August 1980
An ad for Pepsi Cola in Bravo in June 1966. “Don’t just say Cola – Ask for Pepsi.”
An advert for Sachs-Hercules mopeds in a Bravo in June 1967. On a Hedrcules, evben wil girls become tender, apparently.
Langnese ice cream again. Here they again buy into the Zeitgeist of the fashionable youth by offering the “Disco” ice-cream, stuck between a wafer that is supposed to look like a record. In Bravo of 5 June 1980.
An advert for Nivea sunscreen in a Bravo in May 1972. Can you smell summer?
Iconic German TV presenter and radio DJ Dieter “Thomas” Heck on an ad by BASF for those new-fangled compact cassette tapes in a Bravo in April 1970.
See Heck in action in 1969 on the debut of his wildly popular show, ZDF Hitparade: