13 ways to serve an old favori...

Jul 2, 2017 by

33 ways to dish up an old favorite: Frankfurters Appetizers – soup – main dishes Hot dog recipes: Frankfurter cornsticks...

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Tomato ice cream, cucumber ice...

Jun 29, 2017 by

Ice cream salad recipes: Tomato ice cream, cucumber ice cream & avocado ice cream The tomato ice cream on the rocks [below] makes...

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Tabasco “Skinny Dip̶...

Jun 27, 2017 by

Dipwiches: Sandwich spreads you make with dips! Don’t yawn your way through another summer sandwich. Get with these exciting...

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Summer splendor: Hotel Majesti...

Jun 25, 2017 by

The Majestic is an attractive house at all times of the year, but it is additionally so in the summer, because of its beautiful roof garden.

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Summertime Tastee-Freez treats...

Jun 24, 2017 by

The only place to get these Tastee-Freez treats Wholesome hospitality coast-to-coast and ’round the world Tastee-Freez Dip Top...

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50 drinks & toasts (1968)

Jun 24, 2017 by

Toast your friends with these easy recipes for famous drinks made with all the popular basic liquors: Bourbon, Scotch, gin, vodka, rum, Southern Comfort.

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8 snazzy swimsuits of the sixt...

Jun 24, 2017 by

  The young lioness swimsuits Brave… sensuous… graceful… beautiful… Don’t you want to be a young...

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Coney Island beach scenes (189...

Jun 20, 2017 by

Scene on the beach (1890s)   Bathing at Coney Island, New York (1900)   Coney Island in the early 1900s On the beach at...

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Long Island: Vacation paradise...

Jun 16, 2017 by

Want to see for yourself just how much things have changed — or not? Lucky modern-day citizens can view or download a free PDF...

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Have a summer spree with Lipto...

Jun 13, 2017 by

Lipton summer salad topping recipe & Lipton Chili Con Carne recipe No other soup — canned or mix — gives your recipes...

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Doughboy’s giant 22-foot...

Jun 1, 2017 by

Doughboy’s giant 22-foot swimming pool Low cost fun for the whole family… Big enough to swim in…built to last for...

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Summer swimming in New York (1...

Jun 1, 2017 by

Summer swimming in NYC Gotham’s youth are fortunate in the number of opportunities for swimming which the city’s...

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Watermelon, every which way: 1...

May 31, 2017 by

Watermelon, every which way Surprising what you can do with watermelon — cook it, chill it, pickle it — for a side dish,...

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Smart summery swimsuits for wo...

May 28, 2017 by

Summertime cottons by Catalina For summer, nothing is more “fitting” than a Catalina cotton! These glamorous swimsuits...

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Swap out your home decor for s...

May 21, 2017 by

Summer is for looking outdoors … so send the winter draperies to be cleaned and stored. In their place, drape lengths of fabric...

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Traveling requisites for the s...

May 20, 2017 by

Traveling requisites for the summer vacationist The trunk and traveling-bag maker is a wide awake man. He’s got to be so long...

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Cool summer smorgasbord party ...

May 17, 2017 by

Cool summer “smorgasbord” – smart new party idea It’s so easy (no cooking)… such fun for your guests...

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New York City: The summer reso...

Apr 23, 2017 by

New York City — The summer resort The gateway to all mountain, lake & coast resorts of the east New York City invites you...

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One a penny, two a penny: Reci...

Mar 21, 2017 by

We do not hear the cry “Hot Cross Buns, Hot Cross Buns, One a Penny, Two a Penny, Hot Cross Buns,” when we awaken on Good Friday morning in this country.

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How did Groundhog Day start? (...

Feb 1, 2017 by

Some facts about Groundhog Day To the Editor of the University Missourian: I should like to have the full history of...

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Month-by-month calendar icons ...

Jan 1, 2017 by

Here’s a whole year’s worth of cute retro drawings that you can use to make your own calendar — and they come to...

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Chanukah Sameach! Vintage Hanu...

Dec 23, 2016 by

For someone special (1970s) A dreidel game for Hanukkah!   Hanukkah wishes for you   A Hanukkah coloring card For someone...

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Christmas Rainbow Poke cake (1...

Dec 21, 2016 by

Even a white Christmas should have a rainbow Christmas Rainbow Poke cake recipe Ingredients 1 package super moist white cake mix 1 (3...

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‘Tis the season for Merr...

Dec 20, 2016 by

‘Tis the season for Merry Treats Made with Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal Start with this “Marshmallow...

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Fashion angels for yule out of...

Dec 20, 2016 by

You can fashion angels for yule out of paper You can fashion beautiful Christmas angels from papier-mache. You needs lots of...

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Stir up some tart & jingl...

Dec 16, 2016 by

Stir up some tart and jingling punch with Sprite The happy sound of holiday bells. The exuberance of Sprite. Something a little...

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Hot buttered tomato juice reci...

Dec 16, 2016 by

They’ll oooh and aaah and ask for the recipe. Land O Lakes Hot Buttered Tomato Juice The taste sensation is a surprising...

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Story of the First Christmas i...

Dec 9, 2016 by

The Pilgrim Fathers celebrated Christmas by drinking beer The chronicles of the Pilgrims, describing their arrival in Cape Cod Bay in...

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Vintage Ho-Ho-Holiday photos w...

Dec 9, 2016 by

Walter and Santa Claus in NYC (1958) With Santa at Macy’s at Herald Square, New York City Photo thanks to Walter   Santa...

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Gingerbread Fancies Christmas ...

Dec 8, 2016 by

Gingerbread Fancies – Christmas cookie recipe Ingredients 1 c. butter or margarine 1 C. sugar 1 c. molasses 1 tbs. vinegar 1...

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Make a welcoming Christmas wre...

Dec 6, 2016 by

The welcoming wreath It invites all callers to come inside and share the Christmas spirit with you The traditional symbol of welcome...

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36 Christmas cookie recipes ch...

Dec 6, 2016 by

Children love them Here is a group of irresistible cookies of every kind which you’ll enjoy making as much as giving. Cookies...

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Vintage Coca-Cola Christmas ad...

Dec 5, 2016 by

“My hat’s off to to the pause that refreshes” (1931) Old Santa, busiest man in the world, takes time out for the...

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Dazzling, jewel-like Christmas...

Dec 2, 2016 by

Make these for Christmas by Dorothy Lambert Brightbill Start your holiday decorating now by making our dazzling, jewel-like Christmas...

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Wild & wonderful new ways...

Dec 2, 2016 by

Great gift wrap ideas for bulky & odd-shaped kitchen gifts The best way to gift-wrap a bulky or odd-shaped kitchen appliance or...

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A treasury of 100+ vintage Chr...

Dec 2, 2016 by

If you’re looking to recreate that special cookie that your grandmother used to make, or hoping to discover an old-fashioned cookie to make new again, we have assembled some this big, tasty collection of recipes — classic, vintage, retro, heirloom and antique — for sweet treats this Christmastime!

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How to make pomander balls (19...

Dec 1, 2016 by

How to make fragrant pomander balls Craft your own clove-studded oranges Pomander balls — they have a delightful spicy aroma...

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Holiday Butter Cookies (1972)

Dec 1, 2016 by

Decorate your holidays with real butter cookies   Holiday Butter Cookies recipe...

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Creative ways to wrap oddly-sh...

Dec 1, 2016 by

Creative gift wrapping ideas by Mrs CS Stone Skillet Lollipop. Tape lid inverted to skillet and cover with cardboard circle. Pad feet...

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