17 Eyebrow-Raising Headlines on Vintage Cosmopolitan Magazines

By

15th Aug, 2012

Cosmopolitan is and always has been provocative women’s magazine. I remember reading it as a curious teenager, trying to fold over half the page I was looking at so the person next to me wouldn’t see. But browsing through the Old Magazine Shop‘s vintage copies of the mag, I found myself quite surprised, sometimes even offended by some headlines. From the utterly bizarre to the ridiculously politically incorrect, check out some of the oddities I found…

20120815-131108.jpg

20120815-131112.jpg

20120815-131116.jpg

20120815-131120.jpg

20120815-131124.jpg

20120815-131128.jpg

20120815-131135.jpg

20120815-131140.jpg

20120815-131144.jpg

20120815-131150.jpg

20120815-131154.jpg

20120815-131158.jpg

20120815-131202.jpg

20120815-131132.jpg

And before supermodels were the covergirls…

20120815-131414.jpg

:::

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE:

.

You Might Also Like

Comments

More in Art & Design AwesomenessInspiration VaultTeeny Tiny Stuff

Hot Off the Press

Editor's Picks

denver13

Take a Tour of a 1964 Underground Fallout Home

I found this little gem of a photo series on my weekly fish through the LIFE archives, accompanied by just a few clues to the full story behind it. Filed under "Underground House in Denver, phot...

Trending 5,439
donuthole

Documenting the Giants of Roadside America

California native, Debra Jane Seltzer, must have the most sizeable independently-run website I've ever come across– and that's not just because it's full of the roadside giants she documents. Road...

Trending 4,999
6844474921_98bf0fc0d6_b

Check into a Tiny Paradise Resort

You already know I dig miniatures but another thing I particularly love is bonsai trees, so when you throw the two together, I'm going to get a little over excited. Today I found the work of Takan...

Trending 4,603