From the Stacks: Paper Bags Required

If you thought we had it bad with today’s advertising, check out this atrocity that was reprinted in the December 1973 No Comment section of Ms.

“You’ll have to wear a paper bag over your head, but hey, at least you get to decorate it however you want!”

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Alexandra was a 2010 editorial intern at Ms. who helped launch the Ms. Blog. She is from Climax, Minnesota and has written for the Grand Forks Herald, the University Chronicle, the St. Cloud Times and Ms. She is now copy-editing for Live Nation/Ticketmaster, and is looking for employment in nonprofits, journalism/PR and/or women's rights. Check out her resume at!