sights from the 50s

IMGP2930So, I have a few old magazines from the 1950s…..my hubby wonders why I don’t toss them, but they are a little piece of history. And good for a laugh, too.

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for instance, when was the last ad you saw for a can of good ol LARD?!

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or US savings bonds….how romantic

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can you guess why she’s so happy? No, not the swim-cap…it’s

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good ol’ Tampax!

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WAY before Ipods.  This was the thing to have in your shirt pocket.

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And phone booths… my daughter never saw one of these before.

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a Coca-Cola ad, but she’s making martinis. Hmmm.

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An oven with a removable door… how modern!

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why does it look like she just sneezed on her brother’s burger?

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Gee, I DO need a pink phone for the kitchen.

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when was the last time you said “WHEE!” while killing weeds- clearly I must need a pink phone, some Coca-Cola martinis and a lot of savings bonds to get on that level!

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I hope you enjoyed this glimpse into my magazines..more food is coming soon. I just had to escape modern life for a bit!

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