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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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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A look back at Richard Nixon&#...

May 24, 2017 by

Portrait of a Presidency By Peter Jenkins “…Nixon’s questions about Watergate — ‘How could it have...

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Stop your kids from becoming j...

May 9, 2017 by

When I was a kid, we had the same desire to loot and pillage and rape as these kids today, we were as savage as kids always are, but at the same time we knew that our parents and all other grownups were unalterably opposed to it, and we didn’t do it.

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Build a dream-come-true play h...

May 3, 2017 by

A backyard play house A picturebook house where she can go, where nobody ever says ‘No,” a hideaway where she can play,...

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The retro futuristic new look ...

Apr 6, 2017 by

This year, more people will be flying more places than ever before — on the most powerful, most comfortable commercial jetliners ever built.

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How Thomas Edison shaped our w...

Apr 1, 2017 by

Here’s a look back from 1964 at the career of “American folk hero” Thomas Edison.

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“DDT is good for me-e-e!...

Feb 14, 2017 by

“DDT is good for me-e-e!” The great expectations held for DDT have been realized. During 1946, exhaustive scientific...

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How can you catch OJ Simpson? ...

Jan 19, 2017 by

25 years after this ad was published, the answer to the question in the headline would be, “If you’re the police, go on a...

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Mmm – meatloaf! 8 new me...

Jan 17, 2017 by

1. Beef Loaves with Frankfurters Ingredients 3 pounds ground beef Salt and pepper 2 cups soft stale-bread crumbs 1-1/2 cups...

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America, show your colors! (19...

Jan 17, 2017 by

America… show your colors! Pick paint as your best color buy When the budget doesn’t allow new furniture or even...

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The perfect woman’s figu...

Jan 6, 2017 by

The perfect 1938 figure must have curves, but it differs from the perfect figure of past decades in relationship of curves to straight lines.

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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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Soldiers say farewell as Chris...

Dec 8, 2016 by

Soldiers say farewell to girls as Christmas leaves are canceled A soldier’s world is a lonely, uncertain world. It is a world...

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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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Make your own gift wrapping ba...

Dec 5, 2016 by

Make your own gift wrapping bags They’re gifts themselves with many “after” uses Have you ever gone through...

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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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Sweet sugarplums: Christmas dr...

Nov 27, 2016 by

Every little girl wants a dress for Christmas Sweet as a sugarplum: A tucked shirtwaist top, a wide, gathered velveteen skirt and a...

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Stage a crafty Christmas clayb...

Nov 25, 2016 by

Christmas claybake In that magical and ever-quickening flurry of days and weeks before Christmas, when lists are drawn up, gifts...

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Merry & bright Christmas ...

Nov 15, 2016 by

Christmas centerpieces At Christmas time, you want to set a bountiful, beautiful table, with your very best china, a cherished old...

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The Housewife’s Yuletide...

Nov 14, 2016 by

Yuletide Endurance Game Light Housekeeping’s Jolly Yuletide Endurance Game An exciting test of nerve designed for the fearless...

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How to craft clever Christmas ...

Nov 8, 2016 by

So pretty, such fun to do! One of the nicest Christmas customs we know is having both young and old make ornaments for the tree!...

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Three easy & classic Cool...

Oct 11, 2016 by

Simply spectacular These great-looking dessert spectaculars that make you a hero, even though they’re so easy to make…...

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The truth about Hollywood draf...

Sep 9, 2016 by

The truth about Hollywood deferments by “Fearless” Yes, a lot of the stars have been deferred — and they...

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Humphrey Bogart: Things I don&...

Aug 30, 2016 by

Things I don’t like about myself Humphrey Bogart (as told to Sara Hamilton) I haven’t the guts to stop smoking. To even...

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The private life of Judy Garla...

Aug 17, 2016 by

David Rose was the first of Judy Garland’s five husbands. They met when she was just 17 (and he was still married to Martha...

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Big rings: More punch than pri...

Aug 12, 2016 by

Big rings: New whoppers have more punch than price In jewelry, intrinsic value does not always coincide with fashion. The display...

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Comparing old-time courting &#...

Aug 8, 2016 by

Old-time courting & a red-hot date: 25 years ago and today Old-time courting 25 years ago (1902) The start of a heavy courtship....

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The newest beach clothes &...

Aug 8, 2016 by

Swimsuits: Quaintness up-to-date Old-fashioned cottons with ruffles still leave skin bare for the beach Although they are brief in...

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120+ gorgeous, glamorous actre...

Aug 8, 2016 by

A new age of cinema celebrities While fame itself was nothing new in the 1920s, the recent introduction of moving pictures had...

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War: Japan launches reckless a...

Aug 7, 2016 by

Japan launches reckless attack on U.S. In desperate gamble on victory or suicide it strikes first blow at Hawaii Out of the Pacific...

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How Cary Grant lives: The movi...

Aug 7, 2016 by

Cary Grant cannot stand being shut in. So he recently bought a two-storied, twelve-roomed stucco house on the exclusive beach at Santa Monica.

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Fashion lessons from the ̵...

Aug 6, 2016 by

How to spoil the effect of beautiful clothes It isn’t what you wear, it’s how you wear it Fashion before and after photos...

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Howard Hughes: Hollywood’...

Aug 6, 2016 by

Hollywood’s secret heartbreaker The names of his romances are startling. The details were kept secret — until now by...

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Ronald Reagan: How to make you...

Aug 3, 2016 by

How to make yourself important … and strangely enough, love has a lot to do with it, in a way you’d least suspect By...

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