(I can't believe they used to tell people to "Duck and Cover" and the public actually BELIEVED that would keep them safe!). How to Survice an Atomic Bomb, Richard Gerstell Books Covers, Atoms Age, Atoms Era, Childhood Memories, Ducks And Covers, Atoms Bombs, 1950S Atoms, 1950 S, Cold War
This type of propaganda instills fear into people so that the government can do as they please because they convinced society that it is necessary. That is how the government gets away with going to war because the convince Americans to think that we have no choice.
Crayola Crayons - remember "Prussian blue" and "spring green"? Ahhh...the 64 box. I remember opening it and marveling at all the colors. The eager expectation of using that wonderful sharpener. Oh, and the smell... there was nothing like it. Even now, when I open a new box of crayons the happy memories just flood back and I smile.
El 1 de mayo de 1957 la señorita Linda Lawson, que creo que trabajaba en un casino de Las Vegas, fue coronada como Miss Bomba Atómica durante los eventos publicitarios que acompañaron el test nuclear denominado Operación Cue