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Topic: A piece of dieselpunk history

A topic for facts from the Jazz age 'till the end of the cold war that don't fit anywhere else smile

"In Britain they had vanished from shops completely by 1940. Pants hid their absence, but women also resorted to Cyclax Stocking-less Cream, or other forms of leg makeup, completing the illusion by drawing seams down the backs of legs with an eyebrow pencil."

accompaning image + scource

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http://s3.amazonaws.com/data.tumblr.com/tumblr_le99ukUROb1qd4ph9o1_1280.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=0RYTHV9YYQ4W5Q3HQMG2&Expires=1299057642&Signature=eQ93%2BOkma8zssmjdoj8bSFvnafo%3D

Blitz wedding

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^ That just looks sad...

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It looks very bittersweet to me really.
Here, this 'll make it better smile
(I was really saving this up for V-day 2012 but there you go)

*kiss*

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Henschel-Wegmann Train, article + photo

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This is a fantastic locomotive! I never knew this one existed. I think I will paint it. Here is a streamlined electric locomotive that I did for a friend of mine.

http://www.mnartists.org/work.do?rid=243406

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a lovely blog dedicated to diesel era photography and advertisements

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That's a nice blog site (by Amy Jeanne), rich with fashion as well as stars.

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Cats in the Sea Services

seriously, read it.

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kids in 1939