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Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

1) Historic Bath:

Edna Ferber and the James Adams Floating Theatre

Edna Ferber

2) 6 Gross Foods from a 50’s Cookbook (That We Taste Tested)

3) Heavier guard for negroes

4) Last British troops withdraw from Egypt

An orderly operation completed

5) 77 deaths at Le Mans

6) [Article] Basketball and the Bull Market

7) Music: What are the saddest songs?

8) Books: Saltwater Spirituals and Deeper Blues, an Electronic Edition

9) Food: “It’s Just a Jar of Peaches”

On Thanksgiving Eve, as we were getting ready for bed, there was a knock on our door.

canned fruit 1933

 

10) Vintage Circus Photos of Life Under the Big Tent

Take a special look at the public and private life of circus people in the beginning of the 20th century.

vintage circus elephant seat

 


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

1) Sequins, retro elegance, Cinderella jostle for attention at second day of London Fashion Week

The Associated Press

2) Chicago’s Paradise of Retro Toys

3) Alum was victim of Waltham triple homicide

4) Brookline Clinic Shootings: December 30, 1994

Planned Parenthood buffer zone in Vermont. Photo: Adam Fagen

5) The endurance of Camelia Sadat

6) The Man in the Rockefeller Suit

7) Women and the Warsaw Ghetto: A Moment to Decide Marjorie Wall Bingham

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8) Respectful Insolence

9) Patriots & Traitors: What Can We Learn from the Lessons of History?

Benedict Arnold and Peggy Shippen

10) American Airlines Flight 11 Manifest


Locked Outside In Diaper

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Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

1) Think Retro: The Macintosh Portable is about as portable as a sack of potatoes

Macintosh Portable

2) Latest Retro Games News

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3) Hopes ride high for classic car boom in Havana

4) Reagan Assassination Attempt – NBC News, Special Report

5) 3-Year-Old Remembers Past Life & Identifies His Murderer

6) Evidence of Reincarnation

7) Time Traveling Celebrities / Immortals / Reincarnation

8) 10 Real incidents that proves time travelers exist

9) Books, Magazines and Newspaper Ads of the 1960s

A country bookseller arrives amidst the metropolitan madness. (1964)

10) 25 Vintage Newspaper Ads That Show The Evolution of the Advertising Industry


Legendary “60 Minutes” correspondent, whose career spanned 5 decades, dies in car crash at age 73


Brian Williams Suspended Six Months in Wake of Investigation


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Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, February 04, 2014

1) Breaking News/Deaths/News Stories

2) 1970s Timeline

3) WJZ Eyewitness News Promos mid 70s

4) The 20th Century (Part 1 1900-1909): “The Progressive Era”

5) The 20th Century (Part 2 1910-1919): “The Ballroom Decade”

6) The 20th Century (Part 10 1990-1999): “The Global Age”

7) The 20th Century (Part 9 1980-1989): “The Digital Age”

8) The 20th Century (Part 8 1970-1979): “The Me Decade”

9) The 20th Century (Part 7 1960-1969): “The Space Age”

10) The 20th Century (Part 6 1950-1959): “The Atomic Age”