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Bop ‘Til You Drop: BobLo Ballroom 1920s


The new music and dances were fast paced and energetic, like the optimistic 1920s themselves. They were an escape from the horror of war, and an opportunity to release pent up emotions created by the restricted lifestyles forced on the … Continue reading

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Which Way to the Beach?


Ah, those lazy, hazy days of summer. While winter continues to hold us in its evil clutches, I thought I would tease you with this wonderful hand-colored postcard from Tim Baxter’s collection. Judging by the groovy bathing suits, this looks … Continue reading

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