For men

Male ‘Pill’ shows promise (1976)

It's interesting that, 40 years later, we're still seeing the same kinds of news stories about the potential of male contraceptives. For example, 2011 brought us Could a birth control pill for men be on the hor... Read more...

How to win the favor of ladies (1850)

The etiquette of courtship & marriage No subject in this work is more important, and certainly none will be studied with as much attention, as that of the present section. Love is the universal passio... Read more...

How to buy a suit in 1976

What kind of man are you? Or How to buy a suit in 1976 If you're active, successful and over 25, you have a lot in common with Tony Trabert (tennis champ), Stewart Mills Reid (oil executive), Dimitri Villar... Read more...

Menswear styles from Sears (1976)

August Menswear report The executive vested suit. Its traditional styling is exceptionally smart. Its price, $110. This classic makes its fashion statement more strongly than ever with its contemporary cut,... Read more...

Converse sports shoes (1980-1989)

Converse baseball Base Stealers (1980) It got locked up for stealing   Familiar birds of North America (1982) The American Flamingo The Ring Billed Gull The Ruby Throated Hummingbird The... Read more...

The difficult art of bowing (1909)

The difficult art of bowing Simple but rigid etiquette of salutations It is said that the salutation is the touchstone of good breeding. The manner in which the bow or salutation is made indicates one's tra... Read more...

When men make calls (1900)

When men make calls In making an afternoon call, a man usually leaves his overcoat, umbrella or stock, hat and gloves in the hall before enterlng the drawing room. He may, if he chooses, carry his hat and ... Read more...

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