Images of Women Television Advertising Awards 1979

Scope and Content

Women in Media held a Gala Evening at a Members' Restaurant, London Zoo, Regent's Park on 26 Mar 1979 to mark the first presentation of Images of Women Television Advertising Awards by Women In Media. [Ad Nausea awards for most offensive advertisement (Fiesta Paper Towels) and Ad Lib award (Skyline Kitchen tools) for more progressive representation of women]

Consists of:

- photocopy of script

- synopsis of evening

- letter of invitation

- programme and cast list

- letters re attendance at Gala Evening

- photocopy of report 'The portrayal of women in advertisements' by Carolyn Faulder

See 6WIM/O for photographs of event and 6WIM/P for press cuttings reporting the event