1939: Kid Not Really Sure About The Whole Cake Thing

Long before we knew the cake is a lie, little Fredrick Ehlers, 1, was unsure about it in 1939.

1985: Kitty!!!!!

The cuteness factor of this 1985 photo of a kitty and a kid may be too much for the human mind to comprehend.

1985: Fictional Bugs Invade

Fictional bugs invaded the paper in 1985.

1985: Kids Climb A Tree, Or Try

A bunch of kids climbed a tree in 1985, leaving behind Matthew Weg, who made the best of it.

1960: What Do You Want To Be When You Are Grown Up?

When asked what they wanted to be when they grew up in 1960, these adorable little children answered doctor, doctor, nurse, teacher and Campbell’s soup man. You may recognize Margaret Rickers as the daughter of Globe columnist Dorthy Rickers and sister of Globe lifestyle editor Beth Rickers. Next post at 6 p.m.