In 1960 New York City - the high-powered and glamorous "Golden Age" of advertising - Don Draper, the biggest ad man in the business, struggles to stay a step ahead of the rapidly changing times and the young executives nipping at his heels. Written by
Did You Know?
'Mad men' was a slang term coined in the 1950s by advertisers working on Madison Avenue to refer to themselves. See more
In March, 1960 Don Draper says "It's not like there's a magic machine that makes identical copies of things." The Xerox copier was introduced in 1959. See more
[replying to Dr. Guttman's statement about smoking and a death wish
So we're supposed to believe that people are living one way and secretly thinking the exact opposite? That's ridiculous.
Written by Juan Tizol
Performed by Gordon Jenkins
Background music heard near the end of the story, while Don Draper is traveling on his way home See more