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1930s The day I met Shirley Temple (Reminisce Magazine)

The day I met Shirley Temple

This 10-year-old’s visit with her favorite movie star, Shirley Temple, was one sweet surprise in the 1930s....

1930s Vintage chewing gum ads (c/o Reminisce Magazine)

Vintage ads for chewing gum

People have chewed gum since before the days of ancient Rome. So do as the Romans did: Grab a piece and then freshen up with these vintage ads!...

1930s We roamed west in a Ford Model A

We roamed west in a Ford Model A

Two daring women hit the open road for some adventure in their Ford Model A in the summer of 1930....

1930s Beach cottage vacation signaled freedom

1930s Jersey Shore vacation signaled freedom

A trip with seven friends to the Jersey Shore in the 1930s promised excitement....

1930s Carving Mount Rushmore

Carving Mount Rushmore was no small task in the 1930s

Family brought Dad lunch atop Mount Rushmore as he helped carve the presidents in the 1930s....

1930s Gliding alongside figure skating’s first superstar

Gliding alongside skating superstar Sonja Henie

For Buff McCusker, skating was slick with Sonja Henie at his side in the 1930s and 1940s....

1930s Classroom Halloween Turned Embarrassing Story

Uh-oh, Silver!

This Lone Ranger rode into an embarrassing moment at his classroom Halloween party in the 1930s....

1930s Daddy Judge

Small-town judge helped couples tie the knot

Cousins hid behind the living room door and watched as Daddy Judge performed wedding ceremonies in the 1930s....

1930s Students headed back to school in style

Students headed back to school in style

There’s no better runway than the school hallway. Readers show off their favorite school fashions over the years, from the 1920s through the 1960s....

1930s When classic cars crash, 1930s

When classic cars crash

A grandfather saved this photo from his memorable Ford coupe collision back in the 1930s....