49 degrees latitude, 360 degrees attitude!

4th July 2014

Post reblogged from White Fiat Uno with 264,100 notes

Bob Newhart Got There First

whitefiatuno:

breakingbag:

yes hello this is your pilot speaking and by pilot i mean i read a wikihow on flying a plane once so i guess ill just have to WING it haha just a little pilot humor okie dokie nothing to worry about folks im sure i can figure this out

crying omg

Tagged: travelcomedyvintageplanes

Source: breakingbag

28th May 2014

Photo reblogged from Roger Wilkerson, The Suburban Legend! with 253 notes

rogerwilkerson:

Cheering on the Nukes

rogerwilkerson:

Cheering on the Nukes

Tagged: tvvintagegif

31st January 2014

Photo reblogged from Today's Document with 151 notes

todaysdocument:

"ODD NUMBERS TODAY"

"On January 31, 1974, an odd-numbered day, motorists with odd-numbered license plates could obtain gasoline at this station. The limit was 15 gallons. 01/1974"
David Falconer, photographer. From the series: DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency’s Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, 1972 - 1977 

todaysdocument:

"ODD NUMBERS TODAY"

"On January 31, 1974, an odd-numbered day, motorists with odd-numbered license plates could obtain gasoline at this station. The limit was 15 gallons. 01/1974"

David Falconer, photographer. From the series: DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency’s Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, 1972 - 1977 

Tagged: picvintage

22nd November 2013

Photo reblogged from Showbiz Imagery and Chicanery with 9 notes

oldshowbiz:

JERRY LEWIS AT THE COPA

Well, and Dino too!

oldshowbiz:

JERRY LEWIS AT THE COPA

Well, and Dino too!

Tagged: celebvintage

22nd November 2013

Photo reblogged from We Had Faces Then with 369 notes

wehadfacesthen:

Love Before Breakfast, Atlanta, 1936. Photo by Walker Evans. 

via sunsetgun (via Shorpy)

wehadfacesthen:

Love Before Breakfast, Atlanta, 1936. Photo by Walker Evans

via sunsetgun (via Shorpy)

Tagged: moviesphotographyvintagepic

Source: sunsetgun

19th November 2013

Photo reblogged from Retrogasm with 79 notes

retrogasm:

PUNCH AND JACK KETCH

Shit be cray.

retrogasm:

PUNCH AND JACK KETCH

Shit be cray.

Tagged: vintagewtfhorrorChristmas

7th October 2013

Link

The Book of Wonderful Characters (1869) | The Public Domain Review →

Fascinating online resource for copyright-free books from a century or more ago. Beautiful stuff.

Tagged: artbooksvintagehistorical

7th September 2013

Photo reblogged from Weird Vintage with 1,447 notes

theniftyfifties:

Lobster girls, 1950s.

theniftyfifties:

Lobster girls, 1950s.

Tagged: vintagelobstercthulhuwtf

Source: unexplainedcinema

7th July 2013

Photo reblogged from Everyone Says I Love You ♥ with 104 notes

farleysgranger:

Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. poses as Lionel Barrymore, Richard Barthelmess and his father, Fairbanks, Sr., for Photoplay, September 1929

Damn, he was good!

farleysgranger:

Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. poses as Lionel Barrymore, Richard Barthelmess and his father, Fairbanks, Sr., for Photoplay, September 1929

Damn, he was good!

Tagged: celebvintage

Source: joelmccrea

7th July 2013

Photoset reblogged from The stars have lost their glitter with 270 notes

deforest:

Jean Harlow at the Savoy-Plaza Hotel in New York City, 1930

Testament to the power of a good makeover, much like Clark Gable.

Tagged: celebvintagehairmakeover

Source: deforest

6th July 2013

Video reblogged from Give me some Slack. with 2 notes

changesmith2:

TANG tv commercial 1970 (by RetroGoop)

Tagged: drinkspacevintage

6th July 2013

Photo reblogged from click for more harold lloyd grunge with 39 notes

mariondavies:

Harold Lloyd and wife Mildred Davis in Venice, 1951

He really didn’t change much, but hoo boy did she ever.

mariondavies:

Harold Lloyd and wife Mildred Davis in Venice, 1951

He really didn’t change much, but hoo boy did she ever.

Tagged: celebvintage

Source: mariondavies

29th June 2013

Photo reblogged from Past Tense with 101 notes

pasttensevancouver:

Kits Beach, 1920s
Source: Photo by Henry Arthur Bayfield (cropped), City of Vancouver Archives #770-92

I see even back then there was always That One Guy who was the smoker on the beach.

pasttensevancouver:

Kits Beach, 1920s

Source: Photo by Henry Arthur Bayfield (cropped), City of Vancouver Archives #770-92

I see even back then there was always That One Guy who was the smoker on the beach.

Tagged: vancouvervintagecanada

18th June 2013

Video reblogged from Weird Vintage with 1,757 notes

weirdvintage:

This short film, made in 1939, predicts what fashions will be like in the year 2000.  Electric weather-control belts, aluminum clothes, and menswear with “pockets for candy for cuties” are all in the running!  (via Vintage Fashions Youtube)

Actually the one about the shoes is bang on, if a decade early.

Tagged: fashionvintagescifi

31st May 2013

Photo reblogged from Weird Vintage with 692 notes

rogerwilkerson:

Creepy Family, detail from 1959 French’s Mustard ad.

rogerwilkerson:

Creepy Family, detail from 1959 French’s Mustard ad.

Tagged: foodvintagewtf

Source: rogerwilkerson