Dating in the 1950s
After World War II, during which most women worked outside the home as part of the war effort, everything changed.
As the men went back to their jobs, the women were expected to return to their role as housewives, dependent on their husbands for an allowance.
In 1954, despite Cold War fears, the demagogy of Joseph Mc Carthy was roundly rejected. As for the decade’s “Ozzie and Harriett” reputation, in which dad went to work and mom stayed home with the kids, by the end of the 1950s there were as many women in the workforce as there had been at the height of World War II.
And that’s not a bad thing, but apparently the kids thought it was. Guys like Chuck Berry, Little Richard and Chubby Checker all ushered in a brand new style of music people called “rock n’ roll.”The household also became much more modern.
Also included is the 1920s Uncle Wiggily Game, all very good - Both for one price!
antibiotics came out to public in 1948, but in mid 1950s there was a huge marketing campaign by this company - Lederle.
You can do math, it memorizes, solves problems, processes data, does missle countdown.
PHOTO4 - PHOTO5 - PHOTO61948 Shmoo Ceramic Ashtray & Cigarette Holder.