New Bulova watch ads 1950-1959

Submitted by OldTicker on October 23, 2012 - 9:02pm

Post your new Bulova watch ads from 1950-1959 here.

IMPORTANT: When adding adverts please try and also include the models referenced. This helps when searching the site.

plainsmen
Posted December 4, 2012 - 11:58pm

1954 Ambassador.... New York Ad

Looks like there are several different Ambassador models for this era.  We know A and E.. and now this one.

bobbee
Posted December 11, 2012 - 7:27pm

November 1953 ad. Bet you didn't know about this publicity stunt!

Heres the October 1953 story to go with the later advert.

William Smith
Posted December 27, 2012 - 6:27pm

In reply to by bobbee

PM me for a Vintage Commercial clip of the watch actually going over the falls.  The guys who wrote above article musta been off that day.....

plainsmen
Posted December 12, 2012 - 12:08am

Cass City MI 05-11-1951 Her Excellecency BB & SS

bobbee
Posted December 12, 2012 - 7:34pm

1955 ad.

plainsmen
Posted December 14, 2012 - 3:58pm

Utica NY Observer 1956 - Presidents

Not the best but FINALLY.... some model numbers for those uber thin Presidents of the late 50's... looks like my Gold Dialed ones are the "G".

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 11:41am

 1956 ad.

 

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 11:57am

Dec. 1956 ad. Split full page ad up.

New names "Albatross", "Argonaut", Flying Clipper".

New Bulova "23" variants, "J", "R". New Senator Variant, "H".

 

 

 

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 12:28pm

1952 ad.

This might shake things up....

plainsmen
Posted December 15, 2012 - 12:58pm

In reply to by bobbee

Uhmmm I'm not getting how it will shake it up brother?  What am I missing?

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 12:51pm

...as will this December 1952 ad.

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 2:00pm

Jan. 1956 ad.

Ambassador "B" and "E".

bobbee
Posted December 15, 2012 - 4:21pm

1952 ad.

Early calendar watch.

bobbee
Posted December 18, 2012 - 10:34pm

1956 ad.

Remember the "Batwatch"?

The "Cambridge".

bobbee
Posted December 20, 2012 - 12:58pm

August 1953 ad.

New President "D" black dial variant.

 

bobbee
Posted December 20, 2012 - 12:23pm

1953 ad.

President with dial variant.

bobbee
Posted December 21, 2012 - 8:02am

1950 ad.

His Excellency "WW".

bobbee
Posted December 26, 2012 - 3:22pm

August 1953 ad.

Ambassador variants. "A", "B", "C", and "E".

bobbee
Posted December 27, 2012 - 4:08pm

October 1957 ad.

New Beau Brummel.

bobbee
Posted December 27, 2012 - 7:01pm

Two ads from the same 1951 Paper.

Top one has the RANDALL, Bottom has the CALDWELL.

bobbee
Posted December 27, 2012 - 7:19pm

Dec. 1951 ad.

The WHITTIER. New name.

bobbee
Posted December 29, 2012 - 3:20pm

Sept. 53 ad.

American Girl variants.

bobbee
Posted December 29, 2012 - 3:35pm

May 1954 ad.

Goddess of Time variants.

bobbee
Posted December 29, 2012 - 3:46pm

July 1954 ad.

bobbee
Posted December 29, 2012 - 4:40pm

November 1954 ad.

Lady Bulova variants.

bobbee
Posted December 30, 2012 - 1:00pm

October 1959 ad.

Midnight Clipper.

bobbee
Posted December 31, 2012 - 7:49am

November 1959 ad.

Rhapsody variants.

bobbee
Posted January 9, 2013 - 8:24am

Late 1950's Window display for the Bulova "23".

bobbee
Posted January 9, 2013 - 10:38am

I know it's not a Bulova, but this "bandwheel" is a great addition, as you can see which style band matches your vintage Bulova!

Cool November 1952 ad.

bobbee
Posted January 9, 2013 - 4:49pm

December 1950 ad.

Early Duo-Wind variants F, G and E.

bobbee
Posted January 9, 2013 - 8:25pm

May 1952 ad.

bobbee
Posted January 26, 2013 - 9:36am

September 1953 ad.

bobbee
Posted January 26, 2013 - 9:43am

September 1953 ad. Park Lane confirmed.

bobbee
Posted January 26, 2013 - 11:29am

December 1957 ad.

More American Girl variants.

bobbee
Posted January 26, 2013 - 11:31am

November 1954. Watertite.

bobbee
Posted January 26, 2013 - 11:43am

March 1956 ad.

Confirms the Albatross and Senator.

Geoff Baker
Posted January 26, 2013 - 10:20pm

ALBATROSS!! who, on EARTH would wear an ALBATROSS???? (other than that ancient mariner dude)

bobbee
Posted January 27, 2013 - 5:04am

Hey, you don't wear these ones round your neck, Geoff!

Geoff Baker
Posted January 27, 2013 - 5:34am

NOW he tells me?  - I wondered why everyone looked at me that way!

bobbee
Posted February 4, 2013 - 9:09am

Nov. 1953 ad.

bobbee
Posted February 8, 2013 - 10:06am

Nice, clear Tuxedo ad from 1951.

plainsmen
Posted February 9, 2013 - 12:10am

 

Phoenix Arizona Republic Phoenix Arizona December 2, 1951
 
Academy Award "M" and "FF", His Excellency "B"
 
plainsmen
Posted February 9, 2013 - 12:11am

 

Morning Avalanche January 14, 1953
 
NELSON aka... the boat anchor.. haha.
 
bobbee
Posted February 9, 2013 - 1:01pm

September 1953 ad.

New Aeronaut model, new name "Brixsome", new name "Fascination".

I saw this same ad in several different newspapers, this was about the best res.

I like that it has the "treasure chest" in it too!

bobbee
Posted February 9, 2013 - 3:05pm

...But I'm trying!

Here is yet another rectangular Beau Brummel (yawn).

November 1957 ad.

bobbee
Posted February 12, 2013 - 12:25pm

Attached to the top Sutton ad above was a watch called the Gedney, but is known on this site as the

AMBASSADOR/EVERETT!

After more searching, I came across several more naming it the Gedney, in four seperate States in the US.

Maryland advert.

   

     Oklahoma advert.

 

      Pennsylvania advert.

 

 

    So, along with the Texas advert that has been snipped, but I still have the original pdf file for, that is four ads in four states, with a couple more in the same states.

        What is going to happen now? We have THREE different ID's for this watch!

 

  Just to make it interesting, I found this 1959 ad too.