Esso Extra – 1950’s

Everyone likes that little something extra … A dozen rolls and the baker tosses in an extra one to make

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Bob Wills: Fiddlin’ Man – 1940’s

Bob Wills:  Fiddlin’ Man – 1950’s Bob Wills shows his master showmanship as both bandleader and musician in this short

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Cab Calloway: Minnie Moocher – 1950’s

Performing his signature number, Cab Calloway sings Minnie the Moocher in this performance from the 1950’s. As ever he adds

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Hair Dress Through The Ages – 1950

In this lighthearted documentary, a news announcer fumbles his way through reporting on the history of hairdressing. Not surprisingly, it

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Who Are The People of America? – 1953

Who Are the People of America? is a relatively egalitarian look at America, a country of different races, religions and

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The Labor of Thy Hands … – 1950’s

In this vintage promotional film produced by the Jewish women’s group Hadassah, viewers are reminded of the need to develop

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Gordon Terry: It Ain’t Right – 1950’s

Gordon Terry performs his hit song ‘It Ain’t Right’ live, backed by the great Billy Mize and the equally talented

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Martha Davis & Her Spouse – 1950’s

It’s clear that Martha Davis wears the pants in this relationship. Influenced by the great Fats Waller, she and her

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A Journey By London Bus – 1950’s

Produced by the British Colonial Unit, this film highlights how to get around the London in the 1950’s without getting off at

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Trailer: Bug-o-rama – 1950’s

This is a humorous gag trailer for a horror movie night that a local US theater ran in the 1950’s,

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