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NARAtions NARA Coast to Coast: The Coupon Craze of the 1940s

NARA Coast to Coast: The Coupon Craze of the 1940s. by Katie Dishman on December 19, 2011. The economy has been at the top of the newscasts, not to mention peoples' thoughts, for several years now with no end in sight. Although there 

The planets of the Solar System, according to crazed pulp comics of

The planets of the Solar System, according to crazed pulp comics of the 1940s. Back in the Forties, the science fiction rag Planet Comics published the ongoing feature "Life On Other Worlds." This section peppered scientific 

1940s Hairstyles ? The Sidesweep Craze of 1945 | Glamourdaze

Tilted hats create side-swept hairdos - 1940s hairstyles bend to suit the new hat designs of the mid 1940s Off-to-one-side! It's the most talked of fashion.

Goldfish Swallowing (1940's)

The Goldfish Swallowing Craze of the 1940's Other Colleges Join in on the Goldfish Swallowing Fad. Swallowing Goldfish in the 1940's With the inadvertent media exposure, news of Withington swallowing a live goldfish 

The Jitterbug Dance (1940's)

The Jitterbug was very popular shortly before World War II and continued its craze throughout wartime. American GIs in Europe spread the jitterbug dance to their overseas counterparts (despite loud protests from European 

The rediscovery of red velvet has gone way too far

It was modestly popular in the 1940s, '50s, and '60s, but not a wide favorite during the rest of the 20th century, according to the New York Times. The Times credits Soon it developed all the makings of a craze. ?While it has 

The Antioxidant Craze: Do They Work? | Science-Based Life

Their story began in the 1940s when a physician-chemist named Denham Harman set out to determine the biochemical explanation for aging. As a young man, he had worked in the lubricating department of Shell?a place 

vintage everyday: The 'No Hat' Craze, c.1940

The 'No Hat' Craze, c.1940 Rare Photos of Young John F. Kennedy · Linkwithin. Labels: 1940s, fashion, life, women 40 Black and White Portraits of Frida Kahlo from between the 1930s and 1940s. "I paint self-portraits, 

100 Years Of Women's Fitness Trends In 100 Seconds

Stack wanted to make fitness a national craze, incorporating more vigorous movements like star jumps for entire classes of women. With the onset of the war in the 1940s, however, membership to this organization decreased 

Egyptian Chronicles: Between Ganz' Egypt And The Bulaq Crazes

A constant face with a flamboyant style that you will wonder if he lives in the same Egypt like those workers who slept for 45 days in the street or those villages with no water or electricity access still living in the 1940s !

Abstracts of Papers Presented at the 1999 SEM Annual Meeting

Abstracts of Papers Presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology Austin, Texas November 18-21, 1999 [Abstracts are shown exactly as printed (2 weeks ago)

Definition of 1940s

the decade from to 1949