1970s

Michael Landon at home (1975)

Meet the Michael Landons by Muriel Davidson Michael Landon's "Big House in Beverly Hills" is a far cry from the "Little House on the Prairie" featured in his hit TV series. But, says the former "Bonanza" ... Read more...

Organic food: Hokum or healthy? (1972)

By Trudy Lieberman, Free Press Consumer Writer Organic food: Hokum or healthy? Organic foods: Are they modern-day cure-all elixirs sold by modern-day hokum medicine men? Or are they a more wholesome alternati... Read more...

Lip Smackers from Bonne Bell (1973-1983)

Dubbed "The world's first flavored lip gloss," Lip-Smackers made their debut in 1973 with flavors of Strawberry, Lemon and Green Apple -- and so began a multi-year reign as a favorite of tweens and teens across... Read more...

Tabasco “Skinny Dip” recipe (1973)

Dipwiches: Sandwich spreads you make with dips! Don't yawn your way through another summer sandwich. Get with these exciting new spreads you make yourself. Take a package of Fritos brand Green Onion, Taco,... Read more...

Crafty ways with papier-mache (1970)

Crafty ways with papier-mache 1. Bathroom brighteners For wastebasket, cut two large oatmeal cartons in half lengthwise. Then fasten three halves together with masking tape, gummed paper, or glued paper s... Read more...

Fun furniture: Lofty bunk (1976)

Lofty bunk The fireman's pole makes getting out of bed a zip! And the whole project is a zip to build into any boy's room. Build the dresser and the wall storage unit first, then install the box for the mattre... Read more...

Movie guide for puzzled parents (1974)

McCall's movie guide for puzzled parents Monthly listings to help you answer the question: "But is it really all right for the kids?" by Lynn Minton Parents ought to have some way of knowing what is in... Read more...

Great Neapolitan Bundt Cake (1974)

Chocolate. Strawberry. Vanilla. United they bake. Here's the triple-appeal of Neapolitan ice cream making a delicious appearance as cake. Begin with a Betty Crocker white or yellow cake mix, and follow our Gre... Read more...

America, show your colors! (1976)

America... show your colors! Pick paint as your best color buy When the budget doesn't allow new furniture or even upholstery for the old sofa, color is the answer. Above: Here it's paint -- readily avai... Read more...

Hot buttered tomato juice recipe (1975)

They'll oooh and aaah and ask for the recipe. Land O Lakes Hot Buttered Tomato Juice The taste sensation is a surprising "wow." Butter blends the subtlety of oregano and the zip of worschestire with the goodn... Read more...

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