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Let’s Make a Sandwich!



Yum!
Posted By: Paul | Date: Fri Aug 08, 2014 | Comments (8)
Category: Food, PSA's, Teenagers, 1950's

Japanese Schoolgirl Parkour



Already showing five million+ views--but maybe as new to you as it was to me?
Posted By: Paul | Date: Thu Jul 31, 2014 | Comments (6)
Category: Daredevils, Stuntpeople and Thrillseekers, Advertising, Teenagers, Asia, Natural Wonders

When Barbie Met Ken



Who ever knew it happened at a dance?
Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Jul 02, 2014 | Comments (11)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Toys, Teenagers, 1960's

Are You Ready for Marriage?

Posted By: Paul | Date: Fri May 09, 2014 | Comments (3)
Category: PSA's, Sexuality, Husbands, Teenagers, Wives, 1950's

Mike Gilhooley, Champ Stowaway

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It's one thing to repeatedly slip across the Mexico-USA border. Dangerous, but in wide-open spaces. It's quite another to stowaway five times across the Atlantic on a confined ship. (Of course, stowing away in a jetliner's wheel well is another matter entirely.)

Original article here.

Little Mike found a sponsor for his immigrant desires, but eventually wore out his welcome.


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Original article here.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Tue Apr 22, 2014 | Comments (5)
Category: Emigrants, Immigrants and Borders, Travel, Teenagers, 1910's

Supporting his father

Back in 1932, 14-year-old Charles Highfield was promoted by his father as being the strongest boy in Great Britain. In the first picture, that's the father standing on his son's neck. The Coventry Telegraph has a bit more info about Charles's brief career as a strongman.





Posted By: Alex | Date: Tue Mar 11, 2014 | Comments (8)
Category: Sports, Teenagers, 1930's

Group Photo Mystery

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Why are these lads all assembled for this photo opportunity?

Answer after the jump.

More >>
Posted By: Paul | Date: Fri Jan 03, 2014 | Comments (7)
Category: Photography and Photographers, Teenagers, 1960's

The Innocent Party



Good girls get VD too!
Posted By: Paul | Date: Sat Dec 14, 2013 | Comments (2)
Category: Hygiene, PSA's, Sexuality, Teenagers, 1950's

Welch’s Family Wine







I'm sure this product, with its lookalike packaging, offered many kids a handy excuse for sampling booze. "But Ma, I thought I was drinking Welch's grape juice!"
Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Oct 23, 2013 | Comments (7)
Category: Advertising, Children, Teenagers, 1950's, Alcohol

Malibu High



Trailer is safe for work. Whole film assuredly not.



Posted By: Paul | Date: Sat Sep 14, 2013 | Comments (2)
Category: Education, Ineptness, Crudity, Talentlessness, Kitsch, and Bad Art, Sexuality, Teenagers, 1970's
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