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Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers: Objective 2

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Product companies responded to the burgeoning teenage market in the 1950s by actively advertising to youth, creating desire for consumer goods reachable with the disposable income new to a growing middle class. Take a look at these advertisements from comic books, youth magazines and music catalogs and notice how these companies tried to appeal to youth markets.






Trailer for Rock, Rock, Rock (1956) film.