Phonographs in Other Ads

Phonographs in Other Consumer Ads & Products



This gallery displays advertisements where a phonograph is part of the story but not what's being sold.



"Not all Talk," ad for Sapolio Soap, Appleton's magazine, 1908




Clothing Store ad for Magee and Deemer, Lincoln -Aurora-Omaha, May 12, 1913, Lincoln Daily News

Mogul Cigarettes, Dancing to the Victrola, The Theatre Magazine, August 1915




3-in-One Oil 1918





1920 Advertising Calendar from Trivers Clothes Milwaukee, WI - Victrola in Background - 2 1/4" X 5 1/2


Glidden Paints - The Saturday Evening Post 1920




Vitrolene Furniture Polish, The Talking Machine World, February 1923




Congoleum, The Saturday Evening Post, 1923

American-Standard - First in heating first in plumbing, The Saturday Evening Post, September 15, 1951 (two-page ad)





Delsey Toilet Paper, 1954



Circa 1957 postcard advertising 6-piece furniture set



1957 6-piece furniture set in catalogue


U.S. Gympsum, 1959


Interior Decoration A to Z by Betty Pepis 1965




Coppertone, 1968



"I danced every day -- and there were plenty of 'cut-ins'.

Listerine magazine ad, 1942



Pacific Sheets, 1945




Little Lulu's Tips to add life to records, Life Magazine, July 1951

1954 Listerine Magazine ad




Burlington Men's Socks Ad, 1961 (PM-2042)





"There's a rhythm to wood as captivating as the cadence of music..." National Lumber Manufactures Assocation magazine ad, 1961 (PM-2041)




Salem Cigarettes, 1964




Ozite Carpet Tiles in Rec Room with Retro open horn LP Phonograph, 1968 (PM-2043)



Lanier Business Products, 1970




Healthknit® postcard for ordering blazers and "Slim Jims" c.1965







Arrow Shirts, 1970





Levi's Womenswear, 1979






Paper Mate Accu-Point Roller Pen magazine ad, 1985




Carlton Cigarettes, Magazine ad, 1999




MasterCard, 2004









Espirt Advertising Postcard, 1997






Hammacher Schlemmer, 2008

The handcrafted ceramic was said to be designed to replicate the French horn and augment sound from the iPod.

"The gramophone projects music using authentic horn acoustics."





His Master's Scratched Record

Advertisement for ATOPICA, Novartis Animal Health, September 2013





May 10, 2013

This email banner is a link to Kaiser Permanente's internal branded library of images and messages. The MusicWell features "tracks" (like the grooves of a record) to "amplify" their message.


2013 Trader Joe's Thanksgiving Ad

By selecting one of the Radio Spots from the drop-down the consumer can hear 3 different Trader Joe ads using the Gramophone "Now Hear This!" for delivery of the message.


November 2013 on Trader Joe's website







When Steve Wozniak was seen in the 2015 Cadillac "Dare Greatly" television commercial he was on a couch listening to a "vinyl" record surrounded by record albums.





Boden Catalogue, February 2015

Amazon ad in Time magazine, November 2015 Vol 186 No. 20


Scotch Magic Tape Dispenser C-45, 2019