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The 1960s

Take a trip: Read and share memories of the time when fashion meant miniskirts, hairstyles were big and beautiful, music went to Woodstock, and cars were built with American pride and innovation.

1950s June July REM what dad taught me

5 Touching Stories That Prove You Never Forget What Dad Taught You

Our fathers: Was yours fun loving or firm, silly or stern? Did he pull your […]...

1950s June July REM 60 years of disneyland

Vintage Family Photos of Disneyland Vacations

Did you take a trip to Disneyland back in the day? What are your memories? […]...

1960s The model name of Jim Thompson's car is a stylized version of a term for a vast assembly of stars.

Can You Name That Vintage Car? Hint: It’s an All-Star Automobile

When I turned 20, I bought my first new car. I ordered it from a […]...

1960s May REX met my spouse

Here’s a Love Story: We Got Married 9 Days After We Met

In 1964, I was working in New York City as the rental agent for a […]...

1960s May REX growing up may day

Can You Believe This Family’s BBQ Has Been Going Strong for 40 Years?

Summers in the 1960s stirred up thoughts of long-awaited family picnics that began Memorial Day […]...

1950s Ol' Blue Eyes sold as many as 250 million records. His biggest selling album was Duets, with over three million copies sold.

What Was It Like to Meet Musical Legends Back in the Day?

From an intimate recording session with Frank Sinatra to a phone chat with Bobby Vee, […]...

1940s 19-REM-Apr-May-vinatge-ads

These Vintage Kitchen Ads Show the Innovations of the Time

Household appliance companies in the ’40s, ’50s, and ’60s marketed their innovations largely to the […]...

1900s-1920s Reminisce october country store perfumes

Ask the Country Store: Creepy Crawlers, Sky Bars and More

I just came across my old Creepy Crawlers set. Where can I get the goop? […]...

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What Was Skateboarding Like in the ’60s?

Skateboarding took kids everywhere by storm in the ’60s. Here, readers share fond memories of […]...

1960s American actress and singer Doris Day rocks the bob in 1960.

Unforgettable Fads: The Start of the Bob Haircut

In 1915, ballroom dancer Irene Castle sheared off her long hair and started a revolution. […]...