A Word To The Wives – 1955

Presented by the Woman’s Home Companion, “A Word to the Wives … ” was produced in 1955 to promote the

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Let’s Talk Turkey – 1955

Today’s Thanksgiving Recipe – Make a 1955 Turkey! “Turkey – a dish that adds grace to every table!” In this

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Achievement U.S.A. – 1955

Produced for the auto industry in 1955, Achievement U.S.A. portrays an optimistic look at Flint, Michigan as GM celebrates the

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Amazing Tap Dancing with Little Buck – 1955

Tap dancer Conrad “Little Buck” Buckner was most know for his appearances on television variety shows in the 1950’s and

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Delta Rhythm Boys – Dry Bones

The Delta Rhythm Boys perform one of their most famous songs Dry Bones.  Feel free to sing along! Ezekiel connected

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Amos Milburn: Bad Bad Whiskey – 1955

Originally from Texas, Amos Milburn moved to Los Angeles and soon became a fixture in the Central Avenue music scenes

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Trailer: Diabolique – 1955

Henri-Georges Clouzot’s 1955 masterpiece Les Diaboliques stars the seductive Simone Signoret and his beautiful wife Vera Clouzot entangled in an

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Selective Service: Time to Go – 1955

This 1950’s propaganda film explains the necessity of the draft to persuade young men to comply with  registering with the

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Ruth Brown: Raining Teardrops from My Eyes – 1950’s

Ruth Brown performs Raining Teardrops from My Eyes live in 1955.               [amazon_link asins=’B0012FFM0K,B00YWD375G,B00123KDYC,B005NHPBY0,B0052Q34KA,B000UAYC54,B01H772QA0,B007LTJLMG,1556114869,B01MSR4BWV’ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’weirdovideo-20′ marketplace=’US’

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Count Basie: He Plays Bass in the Basie Band – 1955

In this clip Count Basie gives a rousing rendition with his orchestra of the song He Plays Bass in the Basie

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