Nomadic Furniture Hennessey and Papanek 1974 Submitter: I’ve been enjoying the posts on your blog, and have recently come across a little gem of my own in my collection: Nomadic Furniture by James Hennessey and Victor Papanek (1973). The early-70’s
Practical Handbook of TV Repairs Margolis 1969 Submitter: This book may once have been handy and up-to-date, but now in 2010, I doubt it is of much use! Holly: If you have a TV this old, I wonder how difficult
Martha Stewart Weddings Stewart 1987 Submitter: We just weeded this Martha Stewart’s Weddings book published in 1987 from our collection. It’s not horrible, we actually think it’s totally awesome 80’s. 🙂 And Martha looks so young! Holly: Martha looks ridiculous.
Better Homes & Gardens Guide to Entertaining 1969 Submitter: I am attaching a cover scan of one of my favorites, copyright 1969. People this groovy can only be doing one thing. Look closely at the center of the photo….that’s right…it’s
The Betty Betz Party Book: The Teen-Age Guide to Social Success Betz 1947 Submitter: After thumbing through this book, I understood why our library has held on to it all these years. It’s absolutely essential for all teenagers who are
Young Living Clayton 1959 This could be a fun book to browse…at a museum or archive of some sort. Sadly, there are quite a few public libraries listed in WorldCat that still have this book on their shelves. I love
Good Housekeeping’s Guide for Young Homemakers William Laas, ed. 1966 The forward of this book sort of says it all: “Homemaker–no other word in the language so precisely suggests what a young married woman is expected to do.” Actually this