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"Juguetes" para niños

12 Things 'Enhanced' With Radiation

Gilbert Atomic Energy Lab: included 4 types of uranium ore, a Geiger counter, a comic called "Dagwood Spits The Atom" and a coupon for ordering more radioactive materials.(from 8 Banned Children's Toys From Yesteryear)


This is an awesome photo of an air conditioned riding lawnmower!


Mid century outer space age sci-fi themed belated birthday greeting featuring two boys wearing funny homemade helmets - From us, "We're sorry we spaced out about your birthday.

This was a very famous ad in the 60s, showing how women were treated. It was thought that the women should serve her husband.

Gentlemen, do you want your woman to bow to you and serve you breakfast It’s easy! Just wear a tie in bed. Preferably a Van Heusen tie, of course. But, as any woman will tell you, any tie in bed is better than no tie at all—What are we?

Lane Bryant?  "Chubbies"?

Vintage Lane Bryant Ad: ‘Calling All Chubbies’ - It's unclear when this ran, but this is hilarious! I want that coat!

La cuina del demà.

Retro Futurism At Its Best: Designs and Tutorials

some day people will actually have computers in their homes. These are what the computers looked like at my dad's office when I was a little kid. Huge rooms full of row after row of these.

indypendent-thinking: “ Monsanto Home Of The Future Phone (by Drive-In Mike) ”

Monsanto Home Of The Future Phone.I remember seeing something like this in FutureLand the year that Disney World opened.

Philosophy of Science Portal: A. C. Gilbert "U-238 Atomic Energy Lab"

The “safe” radioactive materials included with the kids Atomic Energy Lab (circa late were Uranium and Radium.

Mum finally gave in  - Humor me - Christmas - vintage retro funny quote

Sears catalogue, now we have guns for the whole family, time to go shoot something


Was McDonald's hot in the If this McDonald's "Let’s Eat Out!" kids book is any indication, I'd say "yes"! What a fab illustration! Also, in the company's year, Ronald McDonald appeared in both his first national TV commercial

CAR SHOES! Gasoline powered with MODEL CAR ENGINES! Lady is using throttle cables. Car shoes were produced in Germany by NSU. Note German plates on 1951 bug in background. FREAK RIDES consultant Wally corrected previous caption which I used out of ignorance.

Boing Boing on

Motorized ‘Skates’ By NSU Motorcycles, July 1952 - The skates were controlled by a hand throttle connected to each ‘power’ unit, a two-stroke engine fit to each ‘shell’. Top speed: (image via the US Scooter Museum)


50 Surprising Photos From The Past That Show How Different Life Used To Be: The winner of the 1950 "Miss Atomic Bomb" Pageant

Abnormals Anonymous by Stella Gray!

Abnormals Anonymous comic by Stella Gray never had so desperate a group of human beings banded together 75 cents, vingtage comic book

'Some men want to voice their support, but fear that no one will take them seriously, beca...

Horrendously sexist vintage ads you won't believe were made

SEXISM in advertising: "Don't worry.you didn't burn the beer".Hopefully she went on burning the dinner and he just had beer each night! Ad for Schlitz beer,