Vintage magazine article goes viral for advice on 'how to get a husband'

29 October 2018 - 07:30 By Jessica Levitt
This is how you were supposed to get a man in 1958.
This is how you were supposed to get a man in 1958.
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Clippings from a magazine article have gone viral after the article gave readers advice on 'how to get a husband' with 129 bits of advice for female readers.

Facebook user Kim Marx-Kuczynski shared images from the article and said she bought a 1958 McCall's magazine after she saw it advertise the article on its cover.

"The whole list is littered with WTF but my personal favorite (#40) has had me randomly busting into laughing fits since I read it three days ago."

The post was shared over 12,000 times and got over 2,000 comments at the time of publishing this article.

Some of the tips include:

#64 Buy a full-length mirror and take a good look before you go to greet him

#56 If you look good in sweaters, wear one on every third date

#34 Wear a band-aid. People always ask what happened

#11 Get a job in a medical, dental or law school

#124 Make and sell toupees - bald men are easy catches

But guys! 

Here's the full list. And then prepare to halala for 2018.

Posted by Kim Marx-Kuczynski on Tuesday, 9 October 2018
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