Although 1970 was in the middle of the flower power and free love movements there was still a large element of conservative thought at that time. An ad like this would have been shocking for some. The advertisement attracted disapproval and condemnation and Peter Williamson Toyota was forced to make an apology in the following week's edition.
Below is the apology that appeared in the January 20 edition. The library holds past issues of local newspapers on microfilm and hardcopy.
Written by Andrew Allen