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10 years of Shirley Temple (1946)

Ten years of Temple Shirley has faced problem of growing up The little girl who led the movie-star popularity list during the first three of Life's 10 years spent most of the decade worrying about growing... Read more...

Try a porch breakfast (1906)

Try a porch breakfast Not every woman has been blessed with the home-making instincts, but here is one who has. Listen to the explanation of her ingeniously planned furnishings. "Anyone who has tasted the... Read more...

NYC’s stunning historical Fifth Avenue mansions (1890s)

By the time Shirley Temple sang about Fifth Avenue in 1940, it had been the grandest thoroughfare for more than 50 years. Take a stroll back to the late 1800s and early 1900s to see some of the grand homes that helped their owners call this Manhattan street home.

Vintage fashions: Looking back from 1972

History repeats itself -- in fashions, too! Fashions Americana There was the prairie dress with the ruffles and bows -- its pretty popover pinafore.. Later, it was the flapper in swirly-skirted dresses -- k... Read more...

Hollywood’s veteran actresses (1950)

The Hollywood picture by Sallie Belle Cox Time has dealt kindly with Hollywood's veteran actresses. Few of the young glamour girls can top them Whatever else the movies may or may not do, they certai... Read more...

An affordable vacation cabin (1958)

Vacation cabin This vacation cabin is the answer to everybody's dream: a place to get away from it all for as little money as possible. Just $1,500 buys everything you need to build it. On the following four... Read more...

The “new” New Orleans (1966)

The "new" New Orleans: Comeback of a southern city A reawakened city is bidding strongly for leadership among growth centers of the South. The challenger is New Orleans -- a port that once dominated the area... Read more...

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