Life in the 1950's

Life in the 50’s: Betty White!

They said Betty White would be around forever, and although she has physically left this world, it's still true that we will have her with us forever, as we continue to enjoy her life's work. Her sunny, yet snarky personality and zest for life should be an inspiration to us all. Betty once said: "I… Continue reading Life in the 50’s: Betty White!

Collecting 1950s

Collecting 1950’s: Vintage Compact Address Book

Hey y'all, it's time for another edition of Collecting 1950's. In this section I like to incorporate some history into the the little, seemingly obscure things that I collect. Today we're gonna talk about compacts, and I know you love that! But the compact I'm going to show you today is not a makeup compact,… Continue reading Collecting 1950’s: Vintage Compact Address Book

Music in the 50's, Song Surveys

Retro Dee Reveals: My Votes for the 10th Annual Great 88!

Welcome to "Retro Dee Reveals" where I reveal what I voted for in The Grooveyard Great 88 Song Survey! In case you don't know, The Great 88 is a song survey on WCWP 88.1 FM hosted by DJ Alan Seltzer on his weekly oldies show, The Grooveyard. Each year, listeners can vote for their favorite… Continue reading Retro Dee Reveals: My Votes for the 10th Annual Great 88!

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If I Could Say One Thing…

If I could say one thing to Don Everly and Betty White... "Nothing has changed. I'm still your fan." Love, Dee... RIP Don Everly (February 1, 1937 - August 21, 2021) RIP Betty Marion White (January 17, 1922 - December 31, 2021) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTLq2bIrndU Did you really think that was the end of this post? When… Continue reading If I Could Say One Thing…