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U.S. let's have a pajama party, 1957 | Flickr by Captain Geoffrey Spalding

Girls' Night In: How to Throw a Grown-Up Sleepover: Ouija boards, Truth or Dare, friendship bracelets, hair braiding: is there anything not to like about the slumber parties of our girlhood days?

Vintage advertising

The good ol' days when teenagers were twenty year olds - vintage ad, 1959 - teenagers on the telephone

Boys on the walk, 1950 #ShotglassMemories #MoodBoard

Teens, Teenage boys wearing the style they are most accustomed to throughout the United States; Jeans, leather boots (shoes are acceptable) and button up shirt with carefully rolled sleeves (a tee shirt may be worn under this or by itself).

Make Meat an Accent

10 Smart Money-Saving Tips to Steal from Grandma

Three stylish women stop to chat in the frozen meat section of the grocery store. In those days the women really dressed up to go grocery shopping.

The Rita Hayworth Archive : Photo

The Rita Hayworth Archive : Photo

Dancing in the street, 1950s via justanotherwasteddream

Girlfriends dancing on the sidewalk found street photo vintage fashion day dress casual wear sheath full skirt cars shoes music

1950s Advertisement  Pure Michigan  Vintage Antique by Holcroft, $10.00

Advertisement - Pure Michigan - Vintage Antique Retro Era Pop Art Ad for Framing 50 Years Old

So retrooooooo

Fun at the fair, both the Fairfield County Fair and the Ohio State Fair in Columbus

1950s every Monday afternoon. Then wet them down, roll them up, and put in fridge until ironing day on Tuesday.

"Easy - Way" Sta - Flo, LAUNDRY STARCH, every Monday afternoon. Then wet them down, roll them up, and put in fridge until ironing day on Tuesday.

The 1956 model Automatic E (and similar Automatic F model made from 1957 - 1960) was the first model in which the engineers and designers were challenged to create a tank type vacuum that was light in weight retained the automatic stop-and-open action & began the use of the flip-over attachments which combined the dusting brush and upholstery tool in 1 attachment and the rug tool plus the bare floor tool in another single attachment making it easy & much lighter in weight for the customer to…

This Electrolux advertisement is typical of this decade because it shows a cartoon drawn woman holding a device that she would use to clean during her typical day as a housewife, cleaning for her family.