Tag Archives: cuteness

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.

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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.

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1985: Fictional Bugs Invade

Fictional bugs invaded the paper in 1985.

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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.

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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 … Continue reading

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1980: Holy Sheep!

This 1980 photo of lambs sitting on their mothers’ backs is gorgeous, even though it’s in black and white. I had no idea that lambs did this; is it common?

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1960: First Baby of the New Year

The new year was 12 hours and 53 minutes old in 1960 before the first baby of 1960 was born at Worthington Municipal Hospital. The baby was a boy, and a big boy at that, weighing in at nine pounds … Continue reading

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1934: Area Children Write to Santa

The Daily Globe used to publish letters to Santa Claus, and in 1934 there were record-breaking numbers of letters, many of which were pretty darn cute. Here are requests for a blackboard set, a telephone, a picture book, train and … Continue reading

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1984: Adorable Children, Adorable Puppies

This may be the ultimate eye-grabbing photo, featuring Jenny Kaufman, 8, Jonnie Gunnink, 4, and Sara Gunnink, 8, all of whom were cute little kids in 1984, and all of whom are absolutely covered with cute little puppies. All together … Continue reading

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