J.B. Williams Company: A Little Dab'll Do Ya campaign

The mid-twentieth century in America was the era of "greasy kid stuff." The phrase, used by Brylcreem in addition to its better-known "A little dab'll do ya" and immortalized by Mad magazine, described the fashion in men's hair care that persisted from the 1940s into the early 1960s.

J.B. Williams Company: A Little Dab'll Do Ya campaign

Judson Knight

Overview

The mid-twentieth century in America was the era of "greasy kid stuff." The phrase, used by Brylcreem in addition to its better-known "A little dab'll...

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