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Pleasant Family Shopping ~ for me, but I remember how friendly the cashiers were and my aunt talking to them. And of course they knew you. When my kids were growing up I shopped at the same store so all the clerks knew us. Vintage Housewife, Old Florida, The Good Old Days, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Grocery Store, Vintage Shops, Vintage Food, Childhood Memories

Pleasant Family Shopping

A nostalgic look back at chain stores and other everyday places from the past

Bottoms up! Bandleader Ted Lewis celebrates the repeal of Prohibition at the Hollywood Club with his "Broadway Beauties. Prohibition Party, Speakeasy Party, 1920s Party, 1920s Speakeasy, End Of Prohibition, 1920s Wedding, Party Wedding, Wedding Ideas, Roaring Twenties

Prohibition Begins Jan 1920

Do you know what cow shoes, bootlegs, moonshiners, John Barleycorn and stills are? Have you seen any of them? Test yourself with the following pictures of life during Prohibition. Did you know: The Temperance movement, active throughout the 19th and early 20th century, led to Prohibition. Alcoholic beverages (their "sale, production, importation, and transportation") were banned from January 1920 through December 1933. While you couldn't distill or sell alcohol, you could drink it - if you…

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Lesley Ann Warren from Stars Who've Played Cinderella On Screen

The 1965 TV movie—set to the Rodgers and Hammerstein score—was rebroadcast eight times and the 18-year-old Warren became the go-to Cinderella for a new generation. I actually never get tired of talking about it, because it was such a magnificent part of my life and…such a huge blessed sort of launching pad, you know, to my career, the Clue and Victor Victoria actress told Parade in 2017. It was an unbelievable experience for me, Warren continued. I mean, just to be working that intimately…

Ann Page salad dressing, 1961 Love the oil and vinegar type bottles! Retro Advertising, Retro Ads, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, 1950s Ads, Vintage Food, Vintage Shops, Types Of Salad, Italian Dressing

Soft Water

Ann Page salad dressing: Swift's Premium canned meats: Armour canned meats: Kraft barbeque sauce: GW sugar: Dromedary pound cake: Click here to see some retro summertime treats.

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Portrait Of Gloria Swanson Behind Lace by Edward Steichen

Publication: Vanity FairImage Type: PhotographDate: February 1st, 1928Description: Portrait of actress Gloria Swanson behind a screen of lace.

Carnival ride Round Up! Great Memories, Childhood Memories, Before I Forget, Dark Circus, Boston Skyline, Carnival Rides, Boston Public Library, Vintage Circus, The Good Old Days

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Imperial Victoria

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On the evening of November a massive fire broke out in a popular Boston nightclub known as the Cocoanut Grove. That night, 492 people died. Today, the Cocoanut Grove fire remains, by far, the deadliest disaster of its kind in history. Coconut Grove Fire, Exit Sign, Boston Public Library, Fire Safety, In Boston, Our Lady, Aerial View, Historical Photos, Night Club

1942 - After the Cocoanut Grove Fire, Boston, MA, US

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