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The cover and craft highlights from a December 1960 magazine issue-- My Workbasket 0

December 1960

December 1960! When this magazine cost 15 cents to pick up at a newsstand, and as the handwritten note says shows “knit cuffs!” Also in 1960, the US was the first to legalize the...

Highlights from the September 1967 Workbasket. I'll be making projects from this issue all month long!-- My Workbaskt 0

September 1967

September 1967, a time for Lonely Hearts Club (the Beatles released that famous album in June) but you won’t have  a lonely heart if you desire an interracial marriage. Thanks to Loving vs Virginia...

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It’s June, 1952

If you picked up this issue on the News Stand (I assume it was sold there) you may also have just bought hamburger meat at 53 cents a pound, and dropped off your $80...

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It’s May 1980!

1980 had quite a few big things happen. The Iraq-Iran war started. Ronald Reagan will be elected later this year.  Mt Saint Helens erupted just recentlyand erupted again this month, killing 57 people. A...

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February 1967

I’ve only been doing this blog a few months, but this is the first time that two months were randomly picked (and voted on) that were sequential! I do hope it’s a rare occurrence but...

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January 2017!?!?! 

How did that happen!?!?! I can’t even believe I’m debuting an issue that I’ll feature in 2017.  But let’s ignore 2017, because this issue is all about 1967. I asked my husband to select...