Tag Archives: midcentury

Tuesday Table: Julia Child Demonstrates French Crepes

From the early French Chef series on PBS, Julia shows us how to make french crepes in her inimitable style. If you watched the Julia Child interview, filmed in 1999 (found on the Wednesday Biography page) you’ve heard her describe how she … Continue reading

Posted in Mid-Century Recipes, Table, Tuesday Table, TV | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thursday Thunder: Electric Cooking Television Commercials

After World War II, there was a speedy expansion, if not an outright exodus, from city living to suburban sprawl across the United States. With new homes came new technologies, and improved household working conditions for women. An explosion of new … Continue reading

Posted in Advertisements, Cookware, Table, Thursday Thunder | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Advertisements: Cheerios

Here’s a TV commercial with a snappy jingle, sure to encourage you to get right out there and buy a box of Cheerios. TODAY!  

Posted in Advertisements, Tuesday Table, TV | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

1950’s Cars (with a little Elvis)

These were the days when Detroit knew how to roll out a stylish car!

Posted in Elvis, Thursday Thunder, Vintage Automobiles | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments