Early 1930s, before the Abyssinian War. Magazines are packed with ads.
Of course, we've seen some spectacular examples of Italian advertising. But this set, brought to us by vespavbb1963 @ Flickr, is something special. Published in Le Vie d'Italia monthly, they promote gasoline and other oil products, imported to Italy:
But there's always some place for wine & spirits:
There's more in our Italian Magazine Covers album (32 images). Browse it - or enjoy the slideshow: