What a 1970s Playgirl rejection letter looks like (photos)

On Reddit, Schmedditz tells us, “My uncle submitted photos of himself to a certain ladies magazine in the 70′s. This was the reply he received.” We especially like the “Centrefold Division”, referring to some kind of new model army for men who can take a staple in their naked guts:


What did woman want back then? Well, Bill Cookson appeared in Playgirl  September 1973. Knock ’em bandy, Billy and 1970s pals:

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