50's Study Hall, Movies and TV in the 50's

Fifties Study Hall: Variety TV Shows of the 1950’s

Welcome to 50’s study hall.  In this section, I will be publishing a series of lists that will allow readers to use them as a reference for the given topic. Please feel free to message me if any of the info needs correcting, or if you have anything to add.  I hope this section will… Continue reading Fifties Study Hall: Variety TV Shows of the 1950’s

Life in the 1950's

Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode II

Hi folks and Welcome to another new segment of Retro Dee’s Guide to the Best Era Ever. I call this one “Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now”. The 1950’s were a very different time, and that becomes more and more obvious each day as we struggle forth in the 21st Century. Life back… Continue reading Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode II

Music in the 50's

5 Hits I Didn’t Think Were Real Songs

Hey everyone, Welcome to Music in the 50's. I'm Retro Dee with another post about some of the great hits of yesteryear that we're still enjoying today! For this post, I'm going to list 5 Hits from the 1950's that I didn't think were real songs. Yes, that's right. The following 5 songs I either… Continue reading 5 Hits I Didn’t Think Were Real Songs

Music in the 50's

Retro Dee Reviews: The Fifties, A Decade to Remember: Do You Wanna Dance?

Warning: This post contains language that might be offensive to some readers. Hey there folks and Welcome to Retro Dee Reviews! It's been a while since I've reviewed a CD. (Yes, there are still people who buy CDs) I decided that this next one should be a simple compilation of Oldies, (no more than 20… Continue reading Retro Dee Reviews: The Fifties, A Decade to Remember: Do You Wanna Dance?

Updates, Announcements & Events

Update: August

Well, folks, it's August already and no one's said that this has been an easy year. But let's get back to the topic of this site which is the Fabulous 1950's, where everyone was happy, and if not, you sure could've fooled me. There were far less posts on this blog in July, but I've… Continue reading Update: August

Collecting 1950s

Collecting 1950’s: Handkerchiefs!

Hello everyone and Welcome to another installment of "Collecting 1950's" I'm Retro Dee and today we'll be taking a look at an item that was considered essential for both women AND men in the 1950's: the handkerchief! His and hers "F" monogrammed hankies The handkerchief, or "hanky", has been around forever, far before the 1950's.… Continue reading Collecting 1950’s: Handkerchiefs!

Life in the 1950's

Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode I

Hi folks and Welcome to another new segment of Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever. I call this one "Slogans From The 50's You'd Never Hear Now". The 1950's were a very different time, and that gets more and more obvious each day as we struggle forth in the 21st Century. Life back… Continue reading Slogans From The 50’s You’d Never Hear Now: Episode I