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Gentleman of a Certain Age…is BACK!

Besides the “wispy” sort of drawing style, the thing that identifies the above illustration as from the late 1960s is, to use the technical jargon, the nipplization of the breastages. Which is to say, a fully naked breast has a … Continue reading

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Gentlemen of a Certain Age, Part 6

We begin with another Classic Back…plus a movie fake leftover from last time. It’s certainly a happy coincidence for hard-boiled wordsmiths that there are so many words that rhyme with “eye” (as in private eye) and “die”…then, as the secret … Continue reading

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Gentlemen of a Certain Age….rides again!

  The whole idea behind this series of blog posts is that in the good old days, sexy didn’t have to be explicit…and certainly not to the gynecological lengths they go to today. And let’s face it: a bare back … Continue reading

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From a Gentleman of a Certain Age’s LP Shelf…

   A sexy lady on the cover of a cheap paperback book suggests sexy goings-on between the covers. On the other hand, a cute dame on an album cover promises what? It’s just music….I mean, what’s really sexy about Martin … Continue reading

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For Gentlemen of a Certain Age, Part III

Not surprisingly, there are people who collect and study sleazy packerbacks. And they’ve discovered that Orrie Hitt was a real person. He lived in Orange County, NY, down by the border with Pennsylvania, and died in 1975 at age 59. … Continue reading

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More For Gentlemen of a Certain Age

    The paperback on the left came out in 1960…new decade, same livid illustrations. Anybody’s? Well, 4 years later, and now costing 60¢, they decided to drive the point home…on the right. Guess I’m old-fashioned, but I still think … Continue reading

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For Gentlemen of a Certain Age Only

…you might be a Baby Boomer…well, male anyway…if… …you appreciated that “dirty pictures” really didn’t have to be that “dirty,” now did they? Oops….just remembered something I was supposed to do… Next, the original on the left seemed a bit, … Continue reading

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