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1940s Drop the Needle: Vintage radio and record ads

Drop the Needle: Vintage radio and record ads

Before iPods, the best way to hear tunes was on the radio or vinyl. These vintage radio ads and record spots capture the technology of the 1940s. ...

1940s Paula Hassler dove into the glamorous world of 1940s entertainment as a performer in the Havana S.S. Water Follies show.

Water follies provided glitzy 1940s entertainment

Paula Hassler dove into the glamorous world of 1940s entertainment as a performer in the Havana S.S. Water Follies show....

1950s 1950s radio personality shared the airwaves with the stars (Reminisce Magazine)

1950s radio personality shared the airwaves with the stars

1950s radio and TV personality Stan Robinson recalls Art Linkletter’s deadpan, Phyllis Diller’s hotdogging, and a wild ostrich race....

1950s This fan will never forget watching her favorite Mouseketeers on TV's original 'Micky Mouse Club' in the 1950s.

She was all ears for the original ‘Mickey Mouse Club’

This TV fan will never forget watching her favorite Mouseketeers on the 1950′s original ‘Micky Mouse Club.’...

Trivia The Beatles Song Trivia (c/o Reminisce Magazine)

The Beatles Song Trivia

Think you’re a Beatlemaniac? Test your knowledge of the Fab Four in this quiz on some of their most memorable tracks....

1960s She saw the Beatles in concert before Beatlemania

She saw the Beatles play before Beatlemania

Reader Hilary Bartlett saw the Beatles play at Liverpool’s Cavern Club in February 1962, before the Fab Four became famous....

1950s My date with Hollywood heartthrob Tab Hunter

My date with Hollywood heartthrob Tab Hunter

As the winner of a contest in Screen Album magazine, one reader scored her dream date with Tab Hunter in the 1950s....

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....

1940s Soundies: The first music video star

Soundies: The first music video star

Frances Yasney relives her days dancing in Soundies, short films made in the 1940s that featured the beats of Big Band music....

1950s Smitten with Barbara’s girl-next-door appeal, servicemen showered her with affection.

Servicemen were smitten with Miss Melody

Servicemen in Iceland couldn’t get enough of this charming radio host’s show in the 1950s....