Shaun Clayton: “Coffee Jerks”

I took a series of 1950’s and 60’s-era coffee commercials from the Prelinger Archives and edited them down to just the moments when the guys were the biggest jerks to their wives about coffee.

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from an instruction manual for the RCA Victor “Victrola” 45 Automatic Portable Photograph Model 6-EY-3 Series (1958?)

queennubian:

wahaladey:

photobooth.

YES DAMMIT!

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“Wilbur Bold, Western Union Messenger No. 14, twelve years old, works until 11 P.M. usually, but all night when they are busy.” (1911) (via WikiPedia)

Wilbur Bold, Western Union Messenger No. 14, twelve years old, works until 11 P.M. usually, but all night when they are busy.” (1911) (via WikiPedia)

(via Ross Griff on Flickr)
"Cotton candy, sweet and thin, Makes Mr. C’s soft, sticky skin. And his cotton candy bones Are giant cotton candy cones.”
This is how I learned the alphabet in 1989 (at Catholic school, no less!).
I would just die if this entire set of flashcards was on the Internet somewhere but I have yet to find out who illustrated and/or published these.
M was for Mr. Mouth and it was very scary.
PS I am a writer?

(via Ross Griff on Flickr)

"Cotton candy, sweet and thin,
Makes Mr. C’s soft, sticky skin.
And his cotton candy bones
Are giant cotton candy cones.”

This is how I learned the alphabet in 1989 (at Catholic school, no less!).

I would just die if this entire set of flashcards was on the Internet somewhere but I have yet to find out who illustrated and/or published these.

M was for Mr. Mouth and it was very scary.

PS I am a writer?

"Nervous people not only suffer themselves but cause more or less misery to everyone around them. They are fretful, easily worried and therefore a worry to others." (via This Day in Athens)

"Nervous people not only suffer themselves but cause more or less misery to everyone around them. They are fretful, easily worried and therefore a worry to others." (via This Day in Athens)

Bullard camera advertisement, 1899.

Bullard camera advertisement, 1899.

vintage camera drawing by Rebecca Jones.

vintage camera drawing by Rebecca Jones.