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(And if you didn't, congratulations, you're officially way cooler than the rest of us.)Should you need some inspiration, look no further than this pure personal ad circa 1865.Max Roser, a researcher at the University of Oxford, tweeted a photo of a young gentleman's ad, and it proves that dating has kind of always been the worst."I am eighteen years old, have a good set of teeth, and believe in Andy Johnson, the star-spangled banner, and the 4th of July," the ad reads.MUST-SEE: 15 Times Vintage Stars Did Everyday Things and Looked Completely Unrecognizable But of all the vintage dating ads you can take a look back and read for a laugh, we think this dating ad, published in CHANCE FOR A SPINSTER.

57 - Stellenbosch, Western Cape Teacher appears when student is ready, you attract who you are!

I am normal male, enjoy life, work hard, success is the ultimate, "i fear no evil", and will go that extra mile...

When you're ready, you can hop right on out there and answer — or even write — an ad if you wish.

30 - Kempton Park, Gauteng Liefde is 'n miljoen klein dingetjies..deel saammet my in die avontuur...

A young man in Aroostook County, Maine, advertising for a wife, speaks of himself as follows: ‘I am eighteen years old, have a good set of teeth, and believe in Andy Johnson, the star-spangled banner, and the 4th of July.