Famous Lunch – In Troy, NY

 It’s picnic time. All you can eat. Get ’em while they’re hot. Hot dogs from Famous Lunch in Troy, NY From Wikipedia Website. “The type of hot dogs served at Famous Lunch and Hot Dog Charlies in Troy, NY is sometimes known as “Michigan Hot Dogs” or  simply “Michigan“, is …

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1951 Interior Decor

 The Fifties/ 1950s /Interior Decor /1951 Interior Decor Emerging from the multitude of new designs, new materials and combinations of materials that were introduced in 1950 were two definite trends in the 1951 furniture picture. In 1951 Interior decor the most important was the tremendous renewal of interest in French Provincial …

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1950 Interior Decor

 The Fifties 1950s Interior Decor 1959 Interior Decor In terms of progress, interior decor for 1950 presented a pictured contrast wherein the confusion that developed during the last six months of the year, dating from the outbreak of hostilities in Korea, seemed in danger of over-shadowing the genuine accomplishments of the …

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1969 Cars

 The Sixties 1960s Classic Cars 1969 Cars New car sales in the United States in 1969 set a calendar-year record exceeding 9.5 million. The previous record, 9,403,862, was set in 1968. The 1969 success was due in part to imported-car sales, which passed 1 million for the first time. Scattered strikes and a …

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1968 Cars

 The Sixties 1960s Classic Cars 1968 Cars “The auto industry had its biggest sales year in history in 1968. New car sales were estimated at more than 9.6 million, about 300,000 more than in the previous record year of 1965. Truck sales were estimated at 1.8 million, about 300,000 ahead of the …

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1967 Cars

 The Sixties 1960s Classic Cars 1967 Cars 1960s Auto Industry The auto industry ran into rough going in 1967 and had to settle for its third best year in sales and sixth best in production. Labor problems were regarded as the prime roadblock. Just as Ford Motor Company, the world’s second largest automaker …

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1966 Cars

 The Sixties 1960s Classic Cars 1966 Cars Safety was the main chapter of the automobile story in 1966 as the industry chalked up its second best sales and production year, topped only by record-setting 1965. Virtually everyone talked about highway safety and the need for cutting down on the nation’s traffic toll …

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