~ General Electric, April 1941  via  Flickr"Today, for most of us, the mixture of food and kerosene odor has ceased to be a problem. More and more of our food, packed by electric machines, comes to us in sanitary containers."

~ General Electric, April 1941 
via Flickr

"Today, for most of us, the mixture of food and kerosene odor has ceased to be a problem. More and more of our food, packed by electric machines, comes to us in sanitary containers."

~ The Psychology of Mental Disorders, by Abraham Myerson, M.D., 1928

~ The Psychology of Mental Disorders, by Abraham Myerson, M.D., 1928

~ The Southern Illinois Record, June 4, 1914via Illinois Digital Archives

~ The Southern Illinois Record, June 4, 1914
via Illinois Digital Archives

~ Dorothy Dix, The Ogden Standard., May 24, 1918
~ K & A Mop Bucket, 1954 via Flickr"Add years to Mother’s life - give her the WORLD’S BEST mop bucket"

~ K & A Mop Bucket, 1954 
via Flickr

"Add years to Mother’s life - give her the WORLD’S BEST mop bucket"

~ Etiquette at College, by Nellie Ballou, 1925

~ Etiquette at College, by Nellie Ballou, 1925

~ Bell Telephone, 1954 via flickr"When you’re going to stop and visit out-of-town friends, it’s a good idea to telephone ahead."

~ Bell Telephone, 1954 
via flickr

"When you’re going to stop and visit out-of-town friends, it’s a good idea to telephone ahead."

~ Manners in Business, Elizabeth Gregg MacGibbon, 1936

~ Manners in Business, Elizabeth Gregg MacGibbon, 1936

~ Etiquette, Jr., by Mary Elizabeth Clark and Margery Closey Quigley, 1965

~ Etiquette, Jr., by Mary Elizabeth Clark and Margery Closey Quigley, 1965

~ Gallup Poll, January 12, 1949via Historical Opinion

~ Gallup Poll, January 12, 1949
via Historical Opinion

jenbebe:

~ Dura-Glass nail polish, 1943. 

"You must be busy - who isn’t, with all the extra war work there is to do?"

jenbebe:

~ Dura-Glass nail polish, 1943. 

"You must be busy - who isn’t, with all the extra war work there is to do?"
~ Etiquette at College, by Nellie Ballou, 1925

~ Etiquette at College, by Nellie Ballou, 1925

~ Mrs. Owen’s Cook Book and Useful Household Hints, by F.E. Owens, 1903

~ Mrs. Owen’s Cook Book and Useful Household Hints, by F.E. Owens, 1903

~ The Australian Women’s Weekly, April 17, 1943via Trove"Come on, housewife. Take a Victory job."

~ The Australian Women’s Weekly, April 17, 1943
via Trove

"Come on, housewife. Take a Victory job."

~ Ford Motor Company, 1950 via Duke University Libraries"She’s married - She’s happy - She drives a Mercury"

full size here

~ Ford Motor Company, 1950
via Duke University Libraries

"She’s married - She’s happy - She drives a Mercury"

full size here