Orwell's great novel and I were born the same year.
Key Largo (1948)
Key Largo Movie Poster - Internet Movie Poster Awards Gallery
“In 1940, Maurice and Richard (“Mac” and ” Dick”) McDonald moved their father’s restaurant from Monrovia to San Bernardino, California. The restaurant was renamed “McDonald’s Famous Barbeque” and served over forty barbequed items. The restaurant’s name was again changed, this time to simply “McDonald’s,” and reopened its doors on December 12, 1948.”
The First McDonalds, December 12, 1948.
Retronaut - 1948: The First McDonald’s
*SINCLAIR 48 1948 BMC OIL TANKER #1 PEDAL CAR
1948 American Woman's Encyclopedia of Home Decorating - an interesting bathroom done in jadeite green and bold yellow.
'Prim & Proper' ♥ 1948 I was still a baby at this, but the fashions didn't change much during the next decade.