1959: Sunbeam Frypans

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

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 cries to the moon, If only if only. Then again, I kinda like the wallpaper…
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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 didn’t happen. Next post at 9 a.m.