Monthly Archives: December 2021

HISTORY SHARE: ANCIENT WAYS TO CELEBRATE NEW YEAR

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HISTORY SHARE: HAPPY KWANZAA 2021

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MERRY CHRISTMAS 2021

Have a safe, socially distanced, Christmas.

CHRISTMAS TOY NOSTALGIA: PICK-UP STICKS

I got these for Christmas one year. http://www.skooldays.com/categories/toys/ty1056.htm

CHRISTMAS TOY NOSTALGIA: JACKS

https://www.britannica.com/topic/jacks https://www.pgpedia.com/j/jacks

CHRISTMAS TOY NOSTALGIA: CLOCKWORK TOYS

Clockwork toys, also called tick-tock toys, wind-up toys, and mechanical toys were once a real childhood delight and still popular today. http://theantiquesalmanac.com/ticktocktoys.htm https://www.pbs.org/video/timeless-toys-wind-toys/

HAPPY WINTER SOLSTICE

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TRIVIA TRAIL: BARBIE DOLLS ®

Question: What is the full name of Mattel’s Barbie doll? Answer: Barbara Millicent Roberts, and her official birthday is the day she was introduced to the world at the American International Toy Fair in New York City – March 9th, 1959. https://www.britannica.com/topic/Barbie

HISTORY SHARE: CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA’S 13 COLONIES

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HISTORIC BIG MISTAKE: THE HASTINGS SHORTCUT

People who write guidebooks usually know what they’re talking about, but the author of The Emigrants’ Guide to Oregon and California, didn’t. Back in the days when people were heading West in covered wagons, Lansford Hastings had only traversed part of the trail to California he touted as a shortcut through the Wasatch Mountains and […]

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