Apparently, the only keys to successful dating in the 1930’s for single women were don’t talk too much, wear a bra, and don’t pass out in the middle of your date because you’re drunk: If you enjoyed this ridiculous 1938 dating guide for single women, check out bizarre sexist vintage ads and frightening Republican quotes about women!
A number of fashion accessories supplemented the woman's 1930s wardrobe. 1930s Gloves and Pocketbook: Image courtesy of Mc Call's Beads and furs were still popular during the 1930s.
Stan Jensen remembers carrying water for the weekly bath every week, whether or not he needed it.
Millie Opitz says her family didn't buy toilet paper.
There was no welfare state back then, and no compensation for injuries at work.The Great Depression had left two million unemployed.But despite their extreme hardship, Derek’s father found the money to send him to grammar school.Fox furs were worn fashionably over the shoulders or arm.in 1938, this hilariously outdated dating guide really shows how times have changed since grandpa was trolling for strange.