It's always fascinating to look at old photographs of cities, and a nice recent development has been Google Street View which has made it easy to see what these locations look like today. I recently found a bunch of nice pictures of downtown Spokane in the 1950s and found what they look like in modern … Continue reading Downtown Spokane, Then and Now.
About a year ago I received a somewhat battered copy of the January 27, 1961 issue of LIFE magazine. The main subject of the magazine was the inauguration of President John F. Kennedy. Because today is Kennedy’s 100th birthday, I decided to post a few highlights from this neat antique. In the words of Marilyn … Continue reading LIFE magazine, January 27, 1961.
Flying cars, it's about damn time! https://www.bloomberg.com/businessweek/news/2012-04-04/flying-auto-reviving-dreams-of-chitty-chitty-bang-bang/
Chevrolet turns 100 years old today, and I have no better tribute than this absolutely grand commercial from GM, I can think of no better way to celebrate the centennial of one the most iconic brands in automotive history. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HD8zAJIyWRA
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