Posts tagged 1950s.
1952 Christchurch Transport Board (NZ) AEC Regal IV with either Crossley or Park Royal body (fleet number obscured by the prams). It was common practice to dangle prams, pushchairs and bicycles from the hangers on the front of a bus.
Dinner at the drive-in movie theater, 1952… where a tray with room to spare fit in, in the driver’s seat.
Remember those chest freezers everyone kept in basement or garage. Talk about a food museum… Rarely ever used food on bottom until ice was about 5” thick & time to defrost. There were no “best by date” then. if it was frozen, it obviously was still good - no matter how many YEARS it may have been in there! Amazing we lived through some of those not so glorious food moments! :)
Good Housekeeping 1953…a magazine designed to help you with what was considered your natural role in the universe.
The 1950s Resurgence of Parisian Couture in Fashion | Coco Chanel
In 1952, the Hebrew Nation crowned Lonnie Anderson their first and only Frankfurter Queen. A title she still holds today…