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70 Years of Seventeen!

1951 — Teddy Ayer The September 1951 issue was all about new attitudes — starting with those towards purple velvet suits and pillbox hats (yours for only $5!), which Jackie O wouldn't make famous until at least ten years later. Seventeen girls were already totally stylish! This issue also had an article with five different ways to wear a scarf, including the pouf-pocket and fancy collar tie versions. And hey, some things never go out of style!

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It’s Delores Hawkins again! The floral dress she was in on our January ’56 cover could be created with a sewing pattern inside of the issue. Are any of our Seventeen readers seamstresses?

The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

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Teen girls everywhere were definitely checking into Seventeen by 1959. After all, who wouldn't want to "Turn Your Dreams into Dates" and get yummy dinner recipes all in one issue!

Vintage Seventeen magazine November 196l "Glitter and Glow Holiday Fashions"