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The Inadvertent Symbolism of Aprons

In our last blog post we talked about the mysterious “holes” problem—you remember, right? We ruminated about those tiny holes that mysteriously appear on the bottom front of blouses and tee shirts. 1,233 more words


Vintage Paper Dolls - Part Seventeen - Glamour Girl/Donna Reed

This week I’d like to show you another set of celebrity paper dolls that even I have heard of. Donna Reed.

This set is a bit different from some of the previous ones. 414 more words

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Halloween Party!

And so I am a 1950’s housewife.  Just call me Donna Reed!

Festa di Halloween: casalinga anni 50.  Chiamatemi pure Donna Reed!

Happy Halloween, everyone!


Throwback Thursday: 'It's A Wonderful Life' (1946)

George (James Stewart) and Mary (Donna Reed) dance together at a graduation party, unaware that the swimming pool beneath the floor is opening up.


Why John Wayne Still Ranks Among Today's Most Popular Stars

Several months ago, the Harris Poll released its annual list of our ten most popular movie stars. Notably absent from the list were Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, and Brad Pitt (though Angelina squeaked on for the first time, tied for last place with Morgan Freeman).Ranked ahead of current box-office draws Tom Hanks and Johnny Depp, and just behind Denzel and Clint at the top of the heap, we find John Wayne. 1,488 more words

I’ve been involved with blood donation since the 1980s because there is a critical need. – Donna Reed http://ift.tt/29R0GVv

Donna Reed

It's A Wonderful Life (1946)

Small town boy George Bailey dreams of making it big and travelling the world but finds himself trapped by a sense of duty to family and community. 225 more words