Ridiculous Educational Videos from the 40s and 50s

In my gender class, we're looking at stereotypes. Men, of course, are Manly Men, and women are Girly Girls. I love talking about extremes because it's so ridiculous, like in these two pictures:

I also wanted to show some old educational videos. Here are a few. They're hilarious. Of course, they're also a good reminder of how women were treated and 'educated' fifty years ago. It's kind of shocking.

I love this one. It tells you how to have good grooming. Check out the instructions for the woman and how she needs to take care of her stubby hands.

Here's one that warns against being the girl 'who parks with boys at night'.

And this one is a modern take off of the videos, but it makes me laugh: