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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 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 

1940's Hairstyles ? The Sidesweep Craze ? 1945. | Glamourdaze

Create one of the hottest 1940s Hairstyles- - A Carolyn Van Wycks report for Glamourdaze.com in 1945. - You will need your hairdresser or a talented friend.

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

The 'No Hat' Craze, c.1940 Labels: 1940s, fashion, life, women The Great Depression, which lasted from 1929 to the early 1940s, was a severe economic downturn caused by an overly-confident, over-extended.

How the Coastline Craze Caught On ? The Wall Street Journal | Surf

Pacific System was one of the first companies to mass-produce surfboards in the U.S., and if you bought one of their homes in Southern California in the 1940s it most likely came with a free surfboard. Even as surfing became 

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 !

5 Fitness Crazes That Took the World by Storm

by Jorge Lopez. There have been numerous fitness fads throughout the decades that have come and gone, while some are here to stay. The way and how much we exercise has also changed a lot: - In the 1940s women 

vintage everyday: Vintage Photos of Chicago's Cycling Craze

Bike racer Bill Jacoby was an amateur racer in the 1940s and a regular six-day racer in the 1950s. Jacoby, along with teammate and fellow Chicagoan Ed Carfagnini, won many races at the Humboldt Park bicycle bowl during 

Houston pioneers led the Tex-Mex food craze

Leo's iconic sign was actually a common design used by Tex-Mex restaurants in the 1940s on. (File photo). A group of pioneering Tex-Mex restaurant owners carved out a place for themselves as Houston icons with their 

Do it Yourself, Like Everyone Else: The Paint-By-Numbers Craze of

Spurred by post-World War II spending, the United States experienced massive economic growth in the 1940s and 1950s that changed both the social structure of the nation and its culture. The United States had a per capita 

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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 (3 days ago)

Definition of 1940s

the decade from to 1949