Who is Suzy Homemaker? (1966)

Feb 26, 2017 by

Who is Suzy Homemaker? She’s every little girl who wants to be just like her mother. That’s why all the Suzy Homemaker...

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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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The woman who invented the dis...

Nov 7, 2016 by

The inventor of a dishwashing machine The patron saint of the emancipated woman of the future will be Josephine Garis Cochrane, the...

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Vintage vacuum cleaners from H...

Jul 30, 2016 by

Hoover Suction Sweeper (patented 1908)   Hoover for sanitary cleaning (1920) Immaculate rugs are safe playgrounds for the...

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Frigidaire’s ‘wife...

Apr 18, 2015 by

What can we do with this horrible old kitchen? Frigidaire saves her from covering leftovers. A special storage area in this...

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Make your kitchen the happy hu...

Feb 9, 2015 by

Who needs a nursery? Look what you can get to go with the family to make your kitchen the happy hub of your home! Know how you can...

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Introducing the first Touch-N-...

Jan 3, 2015 by

Introducing the first Touch-N-Cook Range in history. From Frigidaire and General Motors… naturally For 55 years, we’ve...

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Dormeyer portable mixer with 9...

Sep 14, 2014 by

It’s a totally new kind of portable. It’s the new 1957 Dormeyer… completely redesigned and styled like a new car! Comes in white, pink, turquoise or yellow with chrome trim.

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How to be a perfect fifties ho...

Aug 17, 2014 by

In the ’50s, the love you had for your kitchen paled only in comparison to the adoration you felt for your washer and dryer.

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How to be a perfect fifties ho...

Feb 1, 2014 by

A lighthearted look back at how advertisers portrayed the sunny days of yesteryear, when a woman’s home was her castle — and her kitchen was the heart of that home

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Go window shopping in Washingt...

Dec 2, 2013 by

J C Harding & Co, Inc. electrical goods “Housecleaning made easy” – appliances, radio, vacuums   Shoe...

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Miracle machines: The latest f...

Nov 24, 2013 by

Miracle machines: Chef’s Delights Some critics claim that the only cook who really needs a food processor is one who must feed...

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Electrolux refrigerators are a...

Nov 24, 2013 by

Almost magical — it freezes with heat Always different, always ahead in performance Nine years ago, America was startled and...

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Tappan Time Machines for your ...

Nov 11, 2013 by

If you don’t have enough time, maybe you don’t have enough Tappan Time Machines Cook on paper plates? Yes, in the...

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Introducing the new toaster th...

Nov 10, 2013 by

Introducing the new toaster that’s an oven too! The new General Electric Toast-R-Oven makes perfect toast...

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Kitchen art cooking at the Tap...

Nov 10, 2013 by

There’s a revolutionary new Kitchen Art cooking at the Tappan Gas Gallery. Suddenly, you’re not just cooking....

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25 hottest Black & Decker...

Nov 8, 2013 by

The 25 most talked about gifts of ’87 Black & Decker products are so unique and special, they’re not just given and...

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Rival Crock-Plate multi-purpos...

Oct 26, 2013 by

Rival Crock-Plate The Rival Crock-Plate multi-purpose cooker has a high-fired stoneware plate that does the work of several...

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Kitchen remodel: Addition give...

Oct 20, 2013 by

Addition to kitchen adds needed space An older 10×12 kitchen in the home of Mr and Mrs Stewart Lund once was adequate for their...

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Smart styles to stitch: Perky ...

Oct 14, 2013 by

Perky plaid curtains, blender cover & tool hanger To make curtains, cut length of plaid, plus solid-color fabric for cuff, to...

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Genuine original Crock-Pot Slo...

Oct 13, 2013 by

All-day roast, all-night cereal, Mom’s-gone-shopping casserole S – L – O – W electric stoneware cooker...

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Sunbeam Hot Shot Hot Beverage ...

Oct 11, 2013 by

The Sunbeam Hot Shot Hot Beverage Maker For soup or hot drinks wherever you want them Now get bubbling hot water in about 90 seconds...

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Have a King-size Fiesta with R...

Sep 22, 2013 by

Roto-Broil “400” — King-size Fiesta Now, get free skillet deep fryer, plus serving wagon… all for less than...

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Pink & yellow kitchens fr...

Sep 14, 2013 by

Put instant modernization into your kitchen with Frigidaire appliances No muss — no fuss — no waiting Chances are what...

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Sunlight detergent saves the d...

Sep 10, 2013 by

“Oh, these spots! They’re driving Bud away!” “My only hope is new liquid Sunlight!” Now Sunlight for...

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The latest small appliances &#...

Apr 4, 2013 by

Here are 12 General Electric (GE) gift ideas from December 1961, featuring their latest small appliances and gadgets — from...

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Enter the Cuisinart (1977)

Feb 20, 2013 by

Appliances: Gourmet breakthrough Once it was the perquisite of only the grandest gourmets — perfect for pureeing some...

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Pink washers & dryers (19...

Sep 24, 2012 by

New 1956 GE Filter-Flo washer … gives you cleaner, brighter clothes… and no lint fuzz! Amazing Filter-Flo washing cleans...

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Vintage Speed Queen washing ma...

Sep 18, 2012 by

Washes more clothes clean per hour, per dollar Read the headline above again and consider what it means: the most clothes washed...

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Vintage mid-sixties kitchens w...

Sep 14, 2012 by

Flair Ranges Give your kitchen dramatic “built in” beauty without the muss and fuss of tearing out a wall. The...

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Introducing the microwave oven...

Jun 7, 2012 by

It wasn’t too terribly long ago that we had two main options for cooking food: you could do it on the stove or in the oven. But...

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Gas kitchen ranges (1950)

May 3, 2012 by

Magic Chef gas range “Folks say our food’s like lunch at the St Moritz since we got our new simple-to-use Magic Chef gas...

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