In honor of Valentine’s day…

…some vintage posters raising awareness about the other VD: venereal disease.

(Click on them to go to the original site). A few more highlights below the fold…

And this one, which is better appreciated at larger size so you can read the print:

There are 20 posters in all, plus this syphilis comic book from 1965:

Happy Valentine’s Day!


  1. #1 tangsm
    February 14, 2007

    Very appropriate considering Penicillin was discovered on Feb. 14th.

  2. #2 JanieBelle
    February 15, 2007

    heh heh heh.

    At first I read the title of that last one as “Johnny Gets the Wood”.

    Whatdya want at 5 AM after having been up for two days straight?

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