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1950s Margarine Ad

Chronically Vintage: Wonderful Cherry Nut Shortbread Cookie Recipe-- would definitely use butter instead of margarine

Ad for Chubbettes which appeared in the August 20, 1956 issue of LIFE.

What young girl wouldn't feel better about herself if she wore Chubbettes? Yes, this was a real clothing line in the and for "bigger" girls. A girl's body Image problems started early.

mixing margarine in pliofilm 1949?  I remember this from the 50's when we moved from Kansas City to Minneapolis. There was a little dye packet you had to pop and then mix it with the margarine so it would look like butter! I don't remember how it was served---?

Making Margarine Yellow ~ In the and you actually had to squeeze a yellow food dye into the margarine to get it's color.why bother?