5,000 Most-Used Shorthand Forms
Copyright 1931 by The Gregg Publishing Company
This book lists the shorthand forms of the 5,000 most often used words in business and personal correspondence.

5,000 Most-Used Shorthand Forms

Copyright 1931 by The Gregg Publishing Company

This book lists the shorthand forms of the 5,000 most often used words in business and personal correspondence.

vintascope:

Pussy Cat Prue

vintascope:

Pussy Cat Prue

getwiththe40s:

#TheQueen #JaneRussell #indianmotorcycle #1940s #vintagemotorcycle #bikerchick #motorbike #oldhollywood #realpinup #badass #bikergirl by southyorkshirepudding http://ift.tt/1juChVS

getwiththe40s:

#TheQueen #JaneRussell #indianmotorcycle #1940s #vintagemotorcycle #bikerchick #motorbike #oldhollywood #realpinup #badass #bikergirl by southyorkshirepudding http://ift.tt/1juChVS

retrogasm:

Louis Stettner - Saratoga Springs, 1972

retrogasm:

Louis Stettner - Saratoga Springs, 1972


Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret enjoying an elephant ride with their friends and governess at London Zoo. May 1939.

Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret enjoying an elephant ride with their friends and governess at London Zoo. May 1939.

(Source: royallymonroe)

onceuponatown:

Toffenetti’s, the “Cathedral of All Restaurants,” at the corner of Broadway and 43rd, "where glamour sparkles forever," opened in 1940, serving an astounding 8,500 meals in its first day. Established by Austrian immigrant Dario Louis Toffenetti, the restaurant became a staple in Times Square for nearly 30 years.
Source: nycvintage.blogspot.com

onceuponatown:

Toffenetti’s, the “Cathedral of All Restaurants,” at the corner of Broadway and 43rd, "where glamour sparkles forever," opened in 1940, serving an astounding 8,500 meals in its first day. Established by Austrian immigrant Dario Louis Toffenetti, the restaurant became a staple in Times Square for nearly 30 years.

Source: nycvintage.blogspot.com

An old cabinet card photograph taken by W.I. Rood of Spencer, Iowa

An old cabinet card photograph taken by W.I. Rood of Spencer, Iowa

Hamp’s Boogie Woogie
An instrumental by Lionel Hampton and Milton Buckner
This song was performed by Lionel Hampton and his Orchestra, featuring Earl Bostic on alto sax, and hit number one on the Harlem Hit Parade in 1944.
This music copyright 1945 Robbins Music Corporation

Hamp’s Boogie Woogie

An instrumental by Lionel Hampton and Milton Buckner

This song was performed by Lionel Hampton and his Orchestra, featuring Earl Bostic on alto sax, and hit number one on the Harlem Hit Parade in 1944.

This music copyright 1945 Robbins Music Corporation

A postcard of the Telephone Building, Albany, New York
Postmarked October 1, 1942

A postcard of the Telephone Building, Albany, New York

Postmarked October 1, 1942

vintascope:

Perfect Flour - 1901

vintascope:

Perfect Flour - 1901

twoseparatecoursesmeet:

Alexey Petroff working on the Oregon and Washington Railroad, 1920s 

twoseparatecoursesmeet:

Alexey Petroff working on the Oregon and Washington Railroad, 1920s 

Standard Graded Course of Studies for the Pianoforte In Ten Grades
Compiled by W.S.B. Mathews
Grade Two Book
Copyright 1892/1919 by Theodore Presser Company

Standard Graded Course of Studies for the Pianoforte In Ten Grades

Compiled by W.S.B. Mathews

Grade Two Book

Copyright 1892/1919 by Theodore Presser Company

tiny-librarian:

Nicky goofing around with his cousin, Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark, and another unidentified friend.
Source

tiny-librarian:

Nicky goofing around with his cousin, Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark, and another unidentified friend.

Source

sarahbellar:

Photos Cecil Beaton took of Royals Spam
Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret 

sarahbellar:

Photos Cecil Beaton took of Royals Spam

Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret 

Lullaby Time
By Harold B. Freeman
As featured by Mabel Normand
Copyright 1919 by Jerome H. Remick & Company

Lullaby Time

By Harold B. Freeman

As featured by Mabel Normand

Copyright 1919 by Jerome H. Remick & Company