Where is this Seattle bowling alley now? Razed? Let’s bowl, 1954 style!!!!
The future or “been there, done that”?
Remember the newsstand? And when Seattle was a two paper town? This newsstand sat at the corner of East John at Broadway. Photo taken May 10, 1946.
Collages of vintage Valentine’s Day cards for your viewing pleasure…”It’s nothin’ ‘FANCY’ but please be my Valentine”.
The 2014 Winter Olympics kick off today. How about we revel in a few mid-century memories? “The Olympic Games are a great international festival of the youth of the world which is made possible by the contribution of the services of thousands of amateur sportsmen, competitors and officials alike, from nearly every civilized country.” 1955 Charter from The Olympic …
Ladies? Are you ready? Here’s a quiz from 1950 to find out… You can find more of the quiz online at Retronaut.
Santa Claus is coming to town…in a spaceship! 1960s Christmas card
“You like me, you really like me!” Says the Flying Nun on a tricycle with Christmas gift in hand.
Caught in the act…oh, Santa!
Tired of the peeling, cracking vinyl flooring or chipped tiles in your mid-century home? When considering your next flooring options, go “outside the box” for inspiration and ideas. I know I’ve said don’t rip up the original tiles in previous blog posts, but sometimes replacing the whole floor becomes more cost-effective than tracking down enough …