Daily Archives: May 22, 2010

1985: Oh, Just Put a Bag Over Your Head Already

Another Daily Globe house ad, this one from 1985, features a guy with a grocery bag over his head. It’s definitely weirdly eye-catching.

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1960: Give Mother Sparklies This Mother’s Day

I love the sparklies and stars illustrating this 1960 Hallmark Mother’s Day card ad from Herbert’s. Next post at 6 p.m.

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1945: Armed Forces Have New Policy for Surviving Sons

If you were a sole surviving child, you would be shifted to nonhazardous duty in 1945, if the serviceman or his immediate family requested it. Next post at 11 a.m.

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