Coca Cola History And Its Effects Essay

763 Words Jun 17th, 2015 4 Pages
Coca-Cola history began in 1886 when the curiosity of an Atlanta pharmacist, Dr. John S. Pemberton, led him to create a distinctive tasting soft drink that could be sold at soda fountains. He created a flavored syrup, took it to his neighborhood pharmacy, where it was mixed with carbonated water and deemed “excellent” by those who sampled it. Dr. Pemberton’s partner and bookkeeper, Frank M. Robinson, is credited with naming the beverage “Coca‑Cola” as well as designing the trademarked, distinct script, still used today. The first servings of Coca‑Cola were sold for 5 cents per glass. During the first year, sales averaged a modest nine servings per day in Atlanta. Today, daily servings of Coca‑Cola beverages are estimated at 1.9 billion globally.

In the ad for Coca-Cola, I see a white woman wearing a bathing suit with a bottle of Coca-Cola in her hands. the photo celebrates the fifty-year anniversary of the drink. This image has two parts on it. One women covered in clothing and hardly revealing any part of her body represents the 1886 part of the ad; whereas, a white, blonde woman showing off her young, beautiful body in a bright yellow bathing suit and exposing her legs represents the 1936 part. Both women convey the idea of happiness after drinking the bottle of Coca-Cola. The catch line is, “The pause that refreshes.” This ad means to give the people an idea about how far the united states has came In 50 years of time, on the other hands, the Coca-Cola has the same test…

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