Disco Roller Skating
Submitter: Found this while browsing for roller Derby books. Copyright is 1979…in need of weeding? I THINK SO!!!
Holly: Do people still disco roller skate? I am pretty amused by the names of the moves on the cover: Round ‘n Down, Roll-a-Bump, and The Goose. I’d like to see that goose move!
Mary: Although I remember going to a roller rink in the 70’s and attempting a “move” of some kind (reality check: really meant some waving arms and shaking of booty), I will defer to the disco experts out there. Cue the music! –Do the Hustle!
Miss Rona: An Autobiography
Okay Baby Boomers! Who remembers Rona Barrett? For you kids out there, she was one of the pioneers in entertainment news and reporting. I remember catching her on tv as a teen all the time. Great choice for the 70’s but I think it is time for an update. I wonder what she thinks of the insane amount of gossip on tv and the Internet. That is a book that needs to be written…
The Five-Minute Scarf Arranger
Submitter: Most of the “arrangements” in this book are pretty basic & do not require any instruction. For example, tie two scarves together & you’ll have a belt! or tie a scarf around your wrist & you’ll have a bracelet! Wow, I would have never thought to do that! My favorite though is the scarf halter top (picture attached). This arrangement does not seem like a good idea. One false move & “the girls” will be on display!
Holly: Wow, these scarves are bold fashion statements. Where does one wear the “bare back and bow?” This isn’t a bad choice for libraries, just a little outdated. I could totally rock these two looks: