Remember that jeep I was talking about? Im gonna get it. Oh and that big move to los angeles? Im ready. That hot bod I saw in that magazine? Im working for it. Oh yeah! And that dream-boat down the street? I asked him out for coffee.
The heartfelt-the joy of receiving a pair of shoes, 1947, following WWII "New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria 1946 Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. This photo was published by Life magazine.
Union Leader & Civil Rights Activist Addie L. Wyatt. Worked on a meatpacking line after being turned down for a clerical position because of her race. 1953 became VP of her Union's Chicago branch & then president of the Int'l Amalgamated Meet Cutters, the 1st black woman of an int'l Union. Appointed to the Labor Legislation Committee by Pres. Roosevelt. Founder of the Coalition of Labor Union Women & co-founder of the Nat'l Org of Women. 1st Black Women to be Person of the Year by Time…
to add to it.....It is what it is. Can't tell you how many times I have said that regarding the student athletes I attempt to Coach...ha
1941 Hamilton Model 23 Navigational Chronograph pocket watch made for the US Army Air Forces
pocket watch made for the US Army Air Forces. It was paired with the US Navy Model IV Octant, an aircraft Sextant introduced in 1941. See the Life Magazine advertisement the Model 23 clipped to the side of the Octant. The watch second hand is at 6 o’clock position. The Chronograph big central seconds hand and the register at 12 o’clock records up to 30 minutes. You push the button on the pendant to start/stop the Chronograph, pushing it a third time will reset the hands to zero.