Dating during 1930s
If your desires fall into the latter category, then maybe you should re-evaluate your priorities in life.Here are a few cringe-worthy beauty rituals from the past that will hopefully put into perspective how far is Who can deny the youthful effect of a pair of dimples?
in 1932, Charles Lindbergh's baby was kidnapped, and the story riveted the U. Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, air conditioning was invented, scientists split the atom, and Zippo lighters hit the market.With insufficient understanding of the ecology of the plains, farmers had conducted extensive deep plowing of the virgin topsoil of the Great Plains during the previous decade; this had displaced the native, deep-rooted grasses that normally trapped soil and moisture even during periods of drought and high winds.The rapid mechanization of farm equipment, especially small gasoline tractors, and widespread use of the combine harvester contributed to farmers' decisions to convert arid grassland (much of which received no more than 10 inches (250 mm) of precipitation per year) to cultivated cropland.The Dust Bowl, also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the American and Canadian prairies during the 1930s; severe drought and a failure to apply dryland farming methods to prevent wind erosion (the Aeolian processes) caused the phenomenon.The drought came in three waves, 1934, 1936, and 1939–1940, but some regions of the high plains experienced drought conditions for as many as eight years.If you weren’t blessed with highly situated tresses, the only reasonable thing to do was pluck your hairline.
Hey, Queen Elizabeth did it, and if it made her feel better about her rule, then why not.
So you want to be pretty—or rather, you want to be society’s idea of pretty? You can either ignore it and believe in the power of confidence and walk away a free woman (who don’t need no man!
), or you can obsess over it and do everything in your power to fit into that Barbie-shaped mold.
The year 1933 was one for the history books: New President Franklin D.
Roosevelt launched the New Deal, Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany, and the first Nazi concentration camp was established. S., Wiley Post flew around the world in 8.5 days, and the Loch Ness monster was first spotted.
Definition: a generic term for base metal alloys used in costume jewelry manufacture; while it is most often plated with gold or silver, during the 1930s many pieces were left unplated as a cost-saving measure and collectors refer to these pieces as "pot metal" when describing them; pot metal usually has a dull finish akin to pewter when left unplated.