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Home designs & decor from the 1950s
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Try these delicious vintage holiday recipes for a Devil's Food, Cherry-go-round, Holiday star, candlelight, gingerbread, White Christmas cake and other festive classic treats!
Love '50s comic strips? Here you'll find more than 40 old names like Hopalong Cassidy, Flash Gordon, Curly Kayo, Brick Bradford, Etta Kett, Grandma, The Lone Ranger, Moon Mullins, Myrtle and more.
Companies promoted it. Celebrities touted it. Everyday people paid attention, and then spent hours in the sun, trying to get the perfect suntan.
How the Salk vaccine works to fight polio (from 1955) By Herman N Bundesen, MD – The Plain Speaker (Hazleton, Pennsylvania) May 13, 1955 The
Even before Hawaii became a state in 1959, it was a top tourist destination - and for good reason. See how the tropical islands looked back in the fifties!
In the heart of Disneyland is the Chicken of the Sea Pirate Ship, one of Disney's finest creations. Here are two dozen tuna recipes you might have found there!
Nash Ambassador cars: Too hot to hold ’til ’57! Nash announces a completely new concept in fine cars… the new Ambassador Special with Torque-Flo V8…
The drop-and-bake cookie family is a big one with great variety and much good eating for all. What a world of good eating those recipes for old-fashioned drop cookies foretells!
Here are some delicious dinners to try from the '50s -- three different vintage country fried chicken recipes that you can make in your oven or on the stove.
Look back to some of the fun and adventure that awaited guests at Disneyland back in the 1950s!