Seemed to be a recurring theme in the early 1960s. To celebrate the first day of summer, here are two great beach songs on a similar theme. Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini (1960) by Brian Hyland. A #1 hit in the summer of '60. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICkWjdQuK7Q An even more extreme example by … Continue reading Songs of inadequate swimwear.
I figured I should post these photos before the year was out. Dates carved into cement 100, 80 and 50 years ago respectively.
The 1964 World's Fair opened 50 years ago today; to celebrate, here's the memorabilia I've collected from the fair. https://lockovision.wordpress.com/2010/08/21/1964-65-worlds-fair-viewmaster-reels/ https://lockovision.wordpress.com/2011/03/19/peace-through-understanding/
Some nice postcard photos from the 1964 New York World's Fair.
A blast from the past in glorious Kodachrome! Front of General Tour. Unisphere pictured. Back of General Tour. Front of Night Scenes and Amusement Area. Fireworks and Fountain pictured. Back of Night Scenes and Amusement Area. Front of Federal and State Area. New York State Pavilion pictured. Back of Federal and State Area. Front of … Continue reading 1964-65 World’s Fair Viewmaster Reels