Daily Archives: March 13, 2009

1959: Sunbeam Frypans

Those were the days, my friend. They came in turquoise.

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1959: The Design of 1959

I can only quote the movie Holes, with regard to this wallpaper from Rickbeils: If only, if only, the woodpecker sighs, The bark on the tree was as soft as the skies. The wolf waits below, hungry and lonely, And … Continue reading

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1959: Hawaii Becomes 50th State

Probably a good time to stop selling these, then. Hawaii remains our last state. When I was a kid I remember reading a bit of buzz in the Weekly Reader about Puerto Rico maybe becoming a state, but obviously that … Continue reading

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