We've got a lot to share! (Click on the photos and links). To the right, some very popular Christmas music from 1963--haven't thought of Nancy Wilson in years! From one of our vintage magazine finds at the Peekskill Attic treasures Flea market.
It's followed by one of our favorite singers and a regular on the JACKIE GLEASON SHOW: Crazy Guggenheim a.k.a. Frank Fontaine--also 1963. This character would be considered so politically incorrect today...but you had to admit, Fontaine had a voice like an angel. Speaking of Jackie Gleason, did you know that he lived nearby? And was a frequent visitor to Mary's/Honey. Read more at http://bit.ly/1zELKl5
And finally, a wonderful Christmas postcard featuring Romy Schneider and Horst Bucholz (of THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN fame)--from a site that is fast becoming one of our favorites: EUROPEAN FILM STAR POSTCARDS.
For those who don't remember, Horst Bucholz also played opposite James Cagney in ONE TWO THREE. A very funny movie and one which should go on your "must-see" list.
Check out their 2014 Merry Christmas post below.
Click on the link! filmstarpostcards.blogspot.com/2014/12/merry-christmas.html
If you'd like to see examples of holiday lighting, circa 1920-1930--or have questions--we have the place for you http://www.oldchristmastreelights.com/forums/viewforum.php?f=7
A wonderful image of Santa's workshop by the late George Hinke http://on.fb.me/1H1lEsp
One of our readers would like to try her hand at making a vintage-inspired made in Japan putz house type known as the "hacienda". Here's a flickr set for inspiration--with a few old and new ones--as well as shop/store putz examples: click here.
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