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"Hamm's Beer 1950's TV commercial snippet" on YouTube

During Prohibition, the company survived by producing soft drinks and other food products, enabling it to expand rapidly through acquisitions after the repeal of Prohibition in 1933. 98 more words

Nostalgic

"LOOK UP IN THE SKY!... IT'S A BIRD, IT'S A PLANE...IT'S SUPERMAN!"

Faster than a speeding bullet,
More powerful than a locomotive,
Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound,

The Adventures of Superman,

is an American television series based on comic book characters and concepts created in 1938 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.

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Babyboomers

Watch "Mum Deodorant Commercial 1950's HD" on YouTube

The first commercial deodorant, Mum,

was introduced and patented in the late nineteenth century by an inventor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Edna Murray.[2] The product was briefly withdrawn from the market in the U.S.,[2] but is currently available at U.S. 346 more words

Nostalgic

"Connie Francis - Where The Boys Are ( lyrics )" on YouTube

Where the Boys Are is a song written by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield and first recorded by Connie Francis.

Original version by Connie Francis… 248 more words

Nostalgic

Women Aren't Funny?

I wanted to make sure to include a piece in this blog about Lucille Ball, an amazing actress comedienne and business woman, and someone who I actually knew very little about. 356 more words

Classic TV

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RIP Alan Young - Wilbur on Mr. Ed/Voice of Scrooge McDuck

Funny how someone can touch your life and you don’t even know his name until he’s gone.

Although many of you knew his name and just paid more attention than I did. 94 more words

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A Dark Day in Duckburg

Apologies in advance if any of the following comes off as “Hastily Assembled”.

 

I was very late in the game when it came to getting any television beyond the simple Broadcast signal… 904 more words

Classic Television