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"Negros at War", Life Magazine article ~ showing first aid classes in Harlem, 1942.
Lipstick kisses for letters to the 'boys'. LIFE magazine, 7/20/1942. #vintage #WW2 #1940s
Send The Boys Good Books and Magazines, 1941-1942
WW2 Civil Defense Home First Aid Kit. #homefront #1940s #WW2
1942 ... a job to do!
1942 Life Magazine Teaches You How to Kiss (Look at the guys arms in the bottom left)
How to kiss properly - 1942 Life Magazine
10 cent stamps - War Savings Bonds book popular with children during WW2 - via National WWII Museum
Mrs. Bob Hope repairs damage to youngster's torn shirt. She and her husband, the famous entertainer, were at the opening of a YMCA camp for war workers's sons. Appeared Dec. 20, 1943 - LIFE magazine.
20 Pages from Vintage 1942 Childrens Book Let's by RandomPaperEtc
Howard University students photographed in their dorm by LIFE magazine’s Alfred Eisenstaedt for a November 1946 photo essay.
BLACK HOUDINI | 1920s. Black magician and his assistants. From the book “A True Likeness: The Black South of Richard Samuel Roberts 1920-1936.” Credit: South Carolina ETV. via blackhistoryalbum
Mother said "read the book and those bad Russians can't get you".