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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Johnny Cash & June Carter...

Sep 21, 2016 by

June Carter & Johnny Cash are married Johnny Cash and Miss June Carter, country and Western music singers who teamed up on a...

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Vintage & antique bridal ...

Dec 3, 2013 by

Classic wedding dress inspiration Planning a wedding? Get ideas for your wedding gown here by checking out this collection of...

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Two fashionable antique weddin...

Sep 30, 2013 by

by Mrs Osborn, creator of fashions for the fashionable women of America A) Wedding dress with Valenciennes lace & embroidered...

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29 wedding superstitions (1921...

Oct 26, 2012 by

Marriage, being an ancient institution which vitally affects lives of men and women, it is not surprising that practically everything...

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A new dress from a heirloom we...

Oct 1, 2012 by

The heirloom wedding dress Grandmother’s treasure becomes fashionable, ankle-length gown for today’s bride Photos: 1900...

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Dame Fashion’s wedding r...

Aug 7, 2012 by

Dame Fashion’s wedding rules Prospective brides ought to be thankful Latest prescribed method of being married in style No more...

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Create a new identity after yo...

Jul 10, 2012 by

Bride has opportunity to build new personality in strange city by Ruth Millett So you’re going to be married next month, and go...

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Months & marriage myths (...

Jun 27, 2012 by

Months and marriage Reader question: What is the significance attached to marriage in the several months of the year? – Bird,...

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A military wedding (1943)

Jun 24, 2012 by

Here are two photos from the wedding of Captain Paulter and Libby on November 2, 1943. Unfortunately, we don’t know exactly who...

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New wedding cake customs (1909...

Mar 24, 2012 by

New styles seen in wedding cake Sometimes bound with ribbons which the bride cleaves with knife The wedding cake, luscious and...

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The life & times of the s...

Mar 20, 2012 by

If you have read even some of the wedding descriptions from the Society pages of old, you might imagine that people always did...

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Wedding bells at the Presidio ...

Mar 18, 2012 by

Exactly a year after his first wife died, Dr Morton Grinnell announced his engagement to heiress Jennie Catherwood. At the time of...

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Do-it-yourself wedding buffets...

Feb 16, 2012 by

Wedding breakfasts & buffet refreshments Entrees, beverages, salads, ices and cakes suitable for noon or evening weddings by...

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A new way to display wedding g...

Feb 14, 2012 by

The gift display by Marie Eulalie Moran A recent bride chose an artistic method of displaying her wedding gifts. There was a small...

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Two bridal shower ideas (1913)

Feb 5, 2012 by

Shower for the traveling bride Here is a clever suggestion for the hostess to the bride-to-be, whose honeymoon will include a trip...

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Elvis & Priscilla become ...

Jan 19, 2012 by

Elvis marries longtime friend Las Vegas, Nevada – Elvis Presley, the Memphis boy who popularized rock ‘n’ roll...

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Victorian bridal hairstyles (1...

Jan 17, 2012 by

Bride’s veil — new coiffure by Emily H May We give here and engraving of a bride’s veil (front and back views) and...

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An Easter wedding (1906)

Jan 16, 2012 by

An Easter wedding The week following Easter has always been a favorite time for weddings. Here are a few suggestions for the girls...

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Bridal gowns & wedding at...

Jan 14, 2012 by

Ball dress of white tulle, over a slip of white glacé; Dress of velvet, of a beautiful hue of brown at present very fashionable in...

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Use mold pans for cakes, cooki...

Jan 10, 2012 by

Be your own caterer Every one remembers the gingerbread novelties of the days of his youth. There was a fascination about the...

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Wedding tips and etiquette (19...

Jan 9, 2012 by

What to expect before, during and after a wedding From the best man to the most remote acquaintance of the affianced couple, a...

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Autumn brides and their attend...

Jan 8, 2012 by

Autumn brides and their attendants by Frances Marshall The most modish bride of the season steps to the altar unhampered by a train....

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Colored stone engagement rings...

Dec 16, 2011 by

Colored stone engagement rings The fad for color has affected even the engagement ring, and while the diamond solitaire remains...

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Big party? Get a food checklis...

Dec 14, 2011 by

Quantities needed for entertainments Amount of provisions required by hostesses of large parties, reunions, etc. As the time...

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Bridal showers and baby shower...

Dec 14, 2011 by

Showers of all kinds Rain is not the only variety troubling society circles Linen, kitchen, stocking, apron, cushion and bric-a-brac...

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Cardinal punch recipe (1903)

Dec 13, 2011 by

Cardinal punch Put in a vessel a half pound powdered sugar with one quart of cold water. Grate in the rind of a large lemon or of two...

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The President’s cake rec...

Dec 11, 2011 by

The President’s Cake Most people will feel that this is too expensive a cake for ordinary occasions, but the holiday time or...

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Advice for brides (1903)

Dec 7, 2011 by

Our June brides by Helen Watts McVey, The Home Department The printed page is full of advice to this class of our daughters, and,...

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Wedding Cake recipe (1911)

Nov 30, 2011 by

Wedding Cake Wedding Cake (1911) #ratingval# from #reviews# reviews Print Recipe Type: Dessert Author: The Commoner. (Lincoln, Neb.)...

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Trousseau tea for bride-to-be ...

Nov 28, 2011 by

“Oh, Madge, you are going to show me your linens and trousseau before you are married, aren’t you?”, is the...

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Wedding etiquette: Bridal proc...

Nov 25, 2011 by

The bridal procession The groom drives directly to the church where he and his best man wait in the vestry until the arrival of the...

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Wedding etiquette: Church deco...

Nov 25, 2011 by

The very latest fashions and follies in vogue “Happy is the bride that the sun shines on!” But those brides that have...

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Bridal lingerie (1920)

Nov 25, 2011 by

Brides’ lingerie either tailored or very fancy Many girls this season are confining their trousseau lingerie more strictly to...

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