History

Red White and Blue Vegetables

On the homefront during World War II, Americans contributed in many ways as a symbol of national unity in the civilian war effort. It would take everyone to win the war. Life during the war meant daily sacrifice, but few complained because they knew it was their sons, daughters, friends, and neighbors in uniform who were making the greater sacrifice. To help offset the difficulties brought on by r... Read More »

My Day In 1946 – Uneventful as it was…

I want to live in the city in 1946. I want to meet my pals at the Kash & Karry to peek at the newest comic books. I want to use cardboard to go snow sledding. Maybe someone will bring a store bought sled. I want to stay indoors and sit close to the radiator at my house if the weather gets really bad outside. Play Monopoly, Checkers, Parcheesi, or talk and argue and laugh and roughhouse. I want... Read More »

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