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old-fashioned sweet potato pie recipes
12 real old-fashioned sweet potato pie recipes

All of these sweet potato pie recipes come from the early part of the 20th century — from 1915 until 1922 — and should give you some ideas for ways to spice up a sweet potato pie of your own!

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Who invented the sewing machine?

Who invented the sewing machine? That really depends on how much progress has to be made for something to be considered ‘invented.’ Find out more!

20 ways to serve potatoes (1912)
20 delicious ways to serve potatoes

There are many ways to turn the humble spuds into a tasty side dish. Here are 20 different ways to serve potatoes, including scalloped, fried, mashed and stuffed!

1919 Lip beauty
Beauty fad: Rose petal lips (1915)

From 1915: The petals of a red, red rose are first cut into the shape of a Cupid’s bow. With the aid of a lipstick, the rose petal lips are applied to the real lips.