1940s The Musical Majorettes wowed fans at Cleveland Stadium (reminisce.com)

The Musical Majorettes wowed Cleveland football fans

Before pro football had cheerleaders, the Musical Majorettes entertained crowds in the 1940s....

1960s A Vietnam vet's prized lighter (reminisce.com)

A Vietnam War veteran’s lost lighter

David Gotham’s engraved Vietnam War lighter kept finding its way home....

1950s Faithful station wagon racked up miles of memories (reminisce.com)

Family’s wagon racked up miles of memories

Gussy the Great, a 1957 station wagon, helped me win a wife and then raise a family....

1940s Mom was America's 'Chin-Up Girl' (reminisce.com)

Mom was America’s ‘Chin-Up Girl’

A soldier’s letter landed his mom in the national spotlight during World War 2....

1930s A boy's one-track dream (reminisce.com)

A boy’s one-track dream

Little Warren Sjoberg couldn’t get enough of the big steam engines that passed through the railroad yard near his house in the 1930s....

1960s Sunny Days of Sesame Street (reminisce.com)

Sunny Days on Sesame Street

For 45 years, Big Bird and his neighbors have taught valuable life lessons to children around the world....

1950s College independence in the 1950s (reminisce.com)

College independence in the 1950s

While attending Northwestern College in Minneapolis, Merilyn Grosshans and her roommates reveled in their newfound independence....

1950s Night school adventures at Loyola University in the 1950s (reminisce.com)

Night school adventures at Loyola University

This ambitious student worked days so she could go to college at night in the 1950s....

1950s Picture Perfect: Vintage camera ads (reminisce.com)

Picture Perfect: Vintage camera ads

Squeezing everyone into a group shot or taking a school picture can be nerve-racking, but before you say cheese, get a close-up of these vintage ads....

1960s agnes moorehead and erin murphy

Tabitha From Bewitched: What Endora Was Really Like

By Carl Amari How old were you when you started on Bewitched? I was about ...

Celebrating Retro Menus

These retro menus take us back to the days when independent restaurants dished it out in style....

1970s Fashion: The Bell-Bottom Boom

Wide-legged pants were a wardrobe staple and 1970s fashion trend. We look back at the bell-bottom boom in this series of retro photos. ...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Oz

Oz experts Jay Scarfone and William Stillman celebrate the 75th anniversary of MGM’s ‘The Wizard of Oz’ with 10 fun facts about the film!...

Meeting the Munchkins of ‘The Wizard of Oz’

After attending a ‘Wizard of Oz’ festival, Julie and Bob Walczer became close friends with the actors who played the Munchkins in the movie....

Reminisce’s Memoir Contest

Does your life story read like a novel? Enter Reminisce’s first Memoir Contest and you might get published!...

1940s Bank teller kept her cool under fire

Bank teller kept her cool under fire

In the early 1940s, Sara “Sally” Atkins became the first female bank teller in California to be robbed....

1950s Brain Food: Vintage ads for school lunch staples

Brain Food: 1950s Vintage Ads

At back-to-school time, moms restock their shelves with lunch staples like peanut butter and jelly. Enjoy this sampling of 1950s vintage ads for brown-bag classics....

1960s The Motown girl of his dreams

He married the Motown girl of his dreams

Motown fan Dann A. Simmons fulfilled a lifelong dream when he married Martha and the Vandellas songstress Annette Beard-Helton....

1900s-1920s Rural mail carrier Carl Martin did such a good job, the folks on his route showered him with produce.

Kentucky town showered mail carrier with gifts in 1920s

Rural Kentucky town appreciated their mailman, who depended on his Ford Model T to make daily deliveries....

1930s What's It Worth?: 'Wizard of Oz' merchandise

What’s It Worth?: ‘Wizard of Oz’ merchandise

Oz experts Jay Scarfone and William Stillman tell us how much these ‘Wizard of Oz’ novelties from 1939 or ’40 cost today....

1970s-1980s Mother and son bonded over 'The Wizard of Oz' (reminisce.com)

Mother and son bonded over ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Betsy Stewart shared her love of ‘The Wizard of Oz’ movie with her children, and her oldest son couldn’t get enough Oz....