Clarks children's sandals, 1950s . Exactly like mine - when new, anyway!

Clark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia These were the shoes I wore in elementary school! I loved these shoes!

Memories of childhood filled with paperdolls and dreams, circa 1950.

Poupées de papier

Betsy McCall paper doll in the McCall's magazine. My Grandma always saved it for me.

Vintage mangle

Working Class Life in the 1940s - Wash Day

what wash days were like sixty years ago before there were such things as automatic washing machines. Read this first hand account of what it was like in a working class home in Britain on wash day.

I can still smell our laundry hanging in the sunshine, bleached white, with blueing added for extra whiteness. I hear the squeak of the clothesline reel, the fluttering of clothes in the prairie breeze...and yes, the hum and grind of our old wringer washer. Laundry was an all-day event. Ironing was on Tuesday.

I can still smell our laundry hanging in the sunshine, bleached white, with blueing added for extra whiteness. I hear the squeak of the clothesline reel, the fluttering of the clothes in the breeze. Laundry was an all-day event. Ironing was on Tuesday.

Pedigree baby doll

Pedigree baby doll I have lots of dolly knitting patterns to dress this pretty doll

Washing line

A young couple moves into a new neighborhood. The next morning while they are eating breakfast, the young woman sees her neighbor hanging the wash outside. "That laundry is not very clean; she doesn't know how to wash.

1950's British Robin Hood Television Series, with Richard Greene.

Richard Greene, The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV series My first hero (I was I met him, eventually, when he was at Chichester Festival Theatre in the

1950's TV. We've come a long way.

Ours was a Columbia and the neighbours came in to watch the Coronation in a darkened room. Technology at its height.

Pointy toed shoes

Winklepickers (also known as winkle pickers) are a style of shoe or boot worn from the onward by male and female British rock and roll fans.


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