Monday, December 17, 2007

American Railroad Trading Cards

These very colorful examples of railroad locomotive trading cards are from a series called "Rails and Sails" produced in 1954 by the Topps Chewing Gum Company.



Thursday, December 13, 2007

"Wild Blue Yonder" The United States Air Force, 60th Anniversary

The U.S. Air Force is celebrating it's 60th Anniversary this year. So here are a few of the airplanes that made it the greatest Air Force in the world. These photo cards were produced in 1960 by The Milton Bradley Company.



Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Motel Mania - Part 1: Palm Springs

Over the next few days I will be posting some very cool motel and hotel postcards from the 1950's and 60's. Enjoy!






Sunday, December 2, 2007

Something to Help You Get Around With A "Tuned" 1967 Buick Riviera!

Nevada Chevron Road Map. Copyright 1948 by The H.M. Gousha Co.

Colorado Standard Oil Road Map. Copyright 1950 by Rand McNally & Co.

Arizona & New Mexico Conoco Road Maps. Copyright 1950 by The H.M. Gousha Co.

And Here is That "Tuned" 67' Riviera.

Saturday, December 1, 2007

1960's "TIKI TIME" - Bahooka & Outrigger Restaurant Postcards

Over 100 Aquariums With 2000 Tropical Fish! Could This Be The Beginning of Marineland?

Renowned For Their Exotic Tropi-Cocktails in The Tiki Bar! Laguna Beach, California.