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Some Magazine Ads From 1959

I’ve been carefully culling the mildewed, and spoiled contents of the black steamer trunk that was stored in the basement of an old house dad owned. Some of the vintage newspapers and magazines are so contaminated that I’ve had to … Continue reading

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Iconic Tail Fins

American car owners were awash in exaggerated space age style for over ten years around the decade of the 1950s.  Cars were manufactured with bullet shapes and scoops at the front swooping to sometimes dangerous stylized fins at the rear.  European … Continue reading

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