Shepherd’s Pie prepared in old way, but with modern-day products (1961) By Cecily Brownstone Among my collection of old cookbooks is one called “What to
Boy’s Alaskan bedroom hideaway Built-in utility… plus a new world of adventure The young men of your house will appreciate this beautiful and practical “Alaskan
These cut-out decorated pepper cookies hail from Scandinavia, and are flavored with cardamom, brandy – and, yes, white pepper.
Here’s how to make a retro DIY kitchen island with roll-away cart! This prep and serving center was designed to modernize a kitchen with ’60s style.
Goody for you! Who can resist Chocolate Refreshers brownies, made with nuts and dates and semi-sweet morsels?
Fold-away dining corner A family-centered dining nook tucks away into warm wood paneling Here is an idea that will provide additional living space in your
For flavor effervescence, the combination of fresh cranberries and pumpkin is a rare treat — and one all will relish.
Make a ‘Finger-tip’ buffet server Display, serve, store, “roll away” with this serving center of fine wood This built-in buffet will save you steps, help
Take a sweater, trim a sweater… and thereby add a whole new fashion dimension to your wardrobe. A dress or a skirt becomes a costume when it has its own sweater.
Pink is a morning, noon and night color — it can be beguiling or sophisticated. Look for pink accessories as a complement to or to contrast with your favorite summer dress.
Make a ‘Lazy Susan’ wardrobe Four-season wardrobe selection at the touch of a finger Separate your wardrobe by season . . . by formal and
Probably the most beautiful, and certainly the most imaginative, air terminal in the world will be unveiled when Trans World Airlines formally opens its new Flight Center at New York International Airport (Idlewild).
Two easy vintage desserts made with butterscotch chips and peanut butter with chow mein noodles: P-nutty butterscotch crunchies and peanutty chow mein chews.
‘That new Falcon Futura sure is a wower!’ said Peanuts character Charlie Brown to Linus, before talking about the car’s features and snazz…
You can fashion angels for yule out of paper You can fashion beautiful Christmas angels from papier-mache. You needs lots of newspapers and wallpaper paste.
How to give a preschooler something fun to do. And something fun to learn. (1966) The Mattel-O-Phone talks, teaches, and works like real. The voice
How Betty White got her start (1957) By Margaret McManus – Florida Magazine TV Log, The Orlando Sentinel (Orlando, Florida) August 4, 1957 NEW YORK
A frightened, crying child’s ability to dial ‘0’ for the operator in case of emergency could save a life. Your child’s life. Maybe yours.
OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT WASHINGTON January 19, 1961 Dear Mrs Graham: Before my term of office ends on January 20, I want to tell
Good, home-prepared meals in a Thermos school lunch kit (1957) Your child’s most important school supply Only when you prepare the lunch yourself are you
Years ago, these old-fashioned clock radios were on pretty much every bedside table around America.
Who needs a nursery? Make your kitchen the happy hub of your home! (1963) A playful candy-striped rounded kitchen from the 1960s MORE: 16 kitchen
Only Chef Boy-Ar-Dee has all you need to make a meal the way you like it – all the fixings for a homemade spaghetti and meat ball dinner.
The telephone of tomorrow – featuring pushbuttons, missile-like speed and musical tones – represents a totally new signaling system and opens the way to vastly increased versatility in communications.
For a tote-lunch – Texas open-faced sandwiches! Cut in fourths, swap pieces at the picnic Directions: Remove top and bottom crusts of an 8- or
Yellow Pages made Joe Torre famous for football (1976) You probably know Joe as a baseball star from New York. But he also owns a
You can fly Boeing jetliners to 135 cities in 70 countries, over the routes of these famous airlines. All continents, all sections of the globe are included.
Yellow ring cookie recipe They have a lemon frosting. Beat 5 egg yolks and 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar until light and lemon-colored. Stir
Party perfect holiday ideas made with Nestle’s Quik. Need some new ideas for the Holidays? Nestle’s Quik has them. Elegant punches,cookies, candies and trimmings that
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