Most of the items pictured in this colorful book could be purchased at your local dime store. For the homemakers of the period, this was discount shopping at its best. Each of the three decades had its special look.You'll find as big a mix of items in this book as you were apt to find at the old dime store.If you were a homemaker during that period, it will bring back lots of memories. If you're younger, you probably still saw many of these things at the homes of grandparents or elderly friends
About the Author
C. Dianne Zweig is taking you on an informative and nostalgic journey back to the colorful eras of the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s. Readers who enjoyed going up and down the dimestore aisles or cherished their catalogs from Montgomery Ward or Sears will have just as much fun once again. This charming and well researched resource will capture your attention with over 700 full-color photographs of your favorite kitchen and home collectibles including kitchenware and pottery.