Negro woman-speak as interpreted by a white male copywriter
(click ad, from 1920, via) It's Retro Racist Ad of the Week time. "In de ole days, I used for to bash 'em wid an iron, an' sometimes I hits him and sometimes I misses him. Wid Flit I sholy gits him." Please read every word of copy in this ad for Flit bug killer. It's sho nuf convincin'. This is how you did working woman fake testimonials back in the day. Previous ads with Negro-speak interpreted by a white copywriter:
• 1937 Hires.
• 1949 General Electric.