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Modern Guide to Health (1947)

From Halas and Batchelor for the ministry of health, this is an interesting historic commentary on England following World War 2. We are told that the city is full of smoke so get out into the country at weekends. The section on the housewife advises her to take at least a 30 minute break from… Read More »

Betty Boop, M.D. (1932)

Betty Boop performs a sexy song and dance act in a travelling show, to sell a fake medicine called Jippo. She sings, “If your feeling wealthy, and wanna be healthy, now’s the time to buy Jippo.”