For Valentine’s Day, Give the Gift of… Peas?

I guess you can now cross “everything” off the list of things I have not seen, because Valentine’s Day was apparently used to sell canned peas. Behold this Green Giant ad from 1952.

Green Giant Peas Valentine's Day ad, 1952

Yikes. Well this one’s definitely going in the Valentine’s Day section of the Retrotisements gallery, so if you want to see an even larger version of this advertisement then head over there now.