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Banana split cake recipe (1982)

Banana split cake recipe Ingredients 1 pint vanilla ice cream 3⁄4 cup walnuts 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 Tablespoon butter/margarine 1 Tablespoon sugar 1/2 cup cocoa 1 cup heavy cream/whipping ... Read more...

Annie takes Broadway (1977)

What have the protagonists of a half-century-old comic strip - Little Orphan Annie - got to do with Broadway?

The New York World’s Fair (1964)

What you will see at world’s biggest show New York’s billion dollar dream fair When the first visitors enter a onetime Long Island swamp on April 22, they will come face to face with the most varied extra... Read more...

The Misfits: A finale for both Gable & Monroe (1961)

While the "finale" in the original article title refers to the fact that this was Clark Gable's last movie -- he died just 12 days after filming of The Misfits ended -- looking back, we can see that the phrasing was oddly (and sadly) prescient: Time would eventually reveal that this was Marilyn Monroe's final film role, too.

Q&A with TV news anchorman Harry Reasoner (1971)

But being an anchor man is indeed a funny kind of job in journalism. You are what people are familiar with, you’re what they have confidence in. They like some anchor men better than others the way they like some newspapers better than others.

Disney World: Fun, fantasy and reality (1973)

Ten million visitors flocked to Disney World in 1972 to see this latest and greatest in Walt Disney’s ever-expanding empire of imagination. That is more American tourists than visited Britain, Germany or Austria.

Jelly-Bean Carousel Cake recipe (1965)

Here is a junior spectacular for such a world-shattering occasion as a child's birthday party. Anyone who loves jelly beans (doesn't everyone?) will love it.

Thelonious Monk altered the language of jazz (1982)

“Thelonious,” a tune from his very first Blue Note session, had verses fashioned from a single ingeniously hammered note, with three horns playing shifting dissonances behind it. He developed the one-note motif in his solo and then abruptly broke into some pure, old-fashioned Harlem oompah stride.

Young furniture that grows up with its owner (1965)

No matter how independent teenagers may sound when they’re talking about furniture, they still need guidance... Here are pieces that easily please all concerned – without a family scene. They’re in good taste and all have growth potential.

How to laugh, just for girls (1955)

Laughter is a serious thing. Hoot if you must, but strict attention should be paid to how you laugh and when. It is the barometer of your emotional state. Precisely put, laughter is a form of behavior.

Men DO make passes at girls who wear glasses! (1953)

The girl with four eyes is no longer shunned. She is considered attractive. In fact, she is so attractive that the style-conscious women with 20-20 vision envy her. In certain areas, women with perfect vision buy gay frames and put window glass in them.

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