Ham and Mustard Sandwiches, Egg and Tomato Sandwiches, Cream Cheese and Grape Jelly Sandwiches, Assorted Fresh Fruits, Cookies, Coffee (Vacuum-Bottle)
Deviled Eggs, Sardine Sandwiches, Olives, Spreading Cheese and Green Pepper Sandwiches, Fruit, Hot Water Gingerbread, Coffee.
Cold Fried Chicken, Salad of Mixed Vegetables (in container), Bread and Butter sandwiches, Mincemeat Turnovers, Tomato Juice, Coffee.
Feather trees were popular in the 1920's to the 1950's.
In 1941, children's books normally sold for $2-$3; a luxury for many families. George Duplaix, president of the Artists and Writers Guild, Inc. (a joint interest of Simon & Schuster Publishing and Western Printing) came up with the concept of developing a colorful children's book that was durable and affordable for most American families.September 1942: Simon & Schuster publishes the very first Little Golden Book.
2nd March, 1949: The first automatic street lights are installed in New Milford, Connecticut, Up to that point a man would have to go to each streetlight every night at dusk and physically turn them on and at sunrise turn them off.
In 1950 a new house cost $8,450.00 and by 1959 was $12,400.00
First oral contraceptive ( the Pill )invented by Luis E. Miramontes - 1950's