The show “Mad Men” takes viewers into a fictional 1960s, the pre-feminist era, inside the Madison Avenue ad agency Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce, and its competitors.
Don Draper: “What do women want?” Roger Sterling: “Who cares?” Reality though is often stranger than fiction. Babies smoking? Alcoholism? Sexism? Welcome to the 1950s and 1960s world of real Mad Men era advertising.