Style & Culture

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Wed May 21 2014 05:50:57 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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Wed Apr 16 2014 04:28:12 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Dorable; A special word used to describe the most uber cuteness when adorable is simply an understatement.

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Fri Feb 14 2014 06:24:06 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Say Happy Valentine's with a note…..

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Fri Feb 14 2014 06:30:42 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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Wed Jan 29 2014 06:53:08 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Sure, they look cute now But wait till they drive through your azaleas...

1910isolde

Mon Jan 27 2014 14:34:44 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Woodland animals racing in what appears to be a 1950's postcard.

Image source: http://www.cardcow.com/371183/rabbits-badger-dressed-people-driving-race-cars-animals/

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Wed Jan 29 2014 04:23:32 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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Sun Jan 05 2014 17:40:58 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"Can't you find a spot near a hydrant?" Life Magazine September 1, 1932

Source: http://www.historybyzim.com/tag/transportation/page/2/

1910isolde

Sun Jan 05 2014 18:26:42 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"Doggy Driver"

Life Magazine October 9, 1937

Image Source: http://www.historybyzim.com/tag/transportation/page/2/

1910isolde

Sun Dec 22 2013 16:47:34 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Car Crafting!

Wrap your gift in plain paper. Then make one 2.5" strip of black construction paper, a white paint pen, hot glue gun and a toy car = DONE.


Source: http://www.linesacross.com/2012/12/interactive-gift-wrap-for-kids.html

1910isolde

Sun Dec 08 2013 16:58:24 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

The sinking Beelte of Ivan Puig.

1910isolde

Tue Dec 03 2013 23:05:42 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

When cigarette lighters were actually used for cigarettes.

Title:Two boys smoking by car.
Creator: Gedney, William Gale, 1932-1989

Image source: http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/gedney_KY0162/

1910isolde

Thu Oct 31 2013 18:36:57 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Palm Springs Florida 1968-
Photograph by Slim Aarons.

"Silm was an American photographer noted for photographing socialites, jet-setters and celebrities. He made his career out of what he called: Photographing attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places.

Captured here: Mr and Mrs Donald Lease with their Rolls Royce and two pet dogs outside their home in Palm Beach, Florida."

Text Source: http://currentvintage.com/blog/2010/07/27/i-dream-of-lilly/
Image rights:
(Slim Aarons/Getty Images)

1910isolde

Wed Sep 25 2013 16:02:55 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

A Mustang with a two-tone paint job.....well two-tone when comparing the front fenders. Photographed in LA.

1910isolde

Thu Sep 19 2013 15:43:48 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

I assume this is built with the sole purpose of lighting the Michelin Man's cigar.

Image Source: http://www.dieselpunks.org/profiles/blogs/advertising-cars

1910isolde

Thu Aug 29 2013 21:14:34 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"Ma I will be late for dinner...."

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Thu Jul 25 2013 22:39:34 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"This printed advertisement from France was created for Jeeps. In this advertisement, we actually see only dirty trailers with various status symbols. So when the trailers look like this, you know that a Jeep has had something to do with this…" Source: http://www.dailybri.com/2013/03/17/prints-why-trailers-are-not-suitable-for-jeep-drivers/

1910isolde

Tue Jul 23 2013 17:32:30 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

My Dad's interpretation of a soap box derby car.

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Wed Jul 03 2013 16:01:10 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Get a grip, Park Lane in London.

1910isolde

Thu Jun 13 2013 22:40:25 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

A boy and a Packard with New Jersey Plates 1942

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Wed May 08 2013 16:19:31 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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Sat Mar 09 2013 00:07:58 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"JUNK needed for WAR Scrap Iron and Steel. Needed for all machines and arms of war. Fifty per cent of every tank, ship and gun is made of scrap iron and steel.....How to turn it in. Sell to a junk dealer....give to a charity....take it yourself to the nearest collection point....or consult you local salvage committee" Source: Life Magazine July 27th 1942.

1910isolde

Fri Mar 01 2013 18:53:31 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

"Longstone Tyres recently has received serious comments and complaints regarding making use of vintage - sometimes risque - pictures. As Longstone values its customers high - no matter their gender - they decided to give in and had a chilly photo shoot yesterday morning hoping to address the various issues brought up." http://www.prewarcar.com/magazine/previous-features/one-for-the-ladies-019573.html#comments

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Tue Feb 19 2013 16:20:14 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Date: sometime before the establishment of child detection services....

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Mon Feb 04 2013 23:06:23 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

This brochure came with the 1963 Buick Electra when new; Instructions on how to "whip" the engine. Love the 60s pop colors. http://oldcarbrochures.org/index.php/Misc-Brochures/1963-Breaking-In-Your-Car

1910isolde

Fri Feb 01 2013 15:57:01 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

A photo by (50+yr) motosports photographer Jesse Alexander http://www.jessealexander.com

1910isolde

Thu Jan 17 2013 21:04:02 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

My favorite part about going to swap meets IS the sandwich board guy.

1910isolde

Wed Jan 16 2013 15:57:53 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Man + Woman + Motorcycle =