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05 May 12 at 3 pm

I wish there were still just a ton of neon signs downtown. It looks incredible. 

calumet412:

The sister video to the previous post, this one all about Chicago nightlife, 1948.

Some great footage of the Pump Room, the Edgewater Beach Hotel and the neon-awesomeness of Randolph Street.

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29 Apr 12 at 12 pm

The instructions for making “Irish Coffee” are so colorful, until the end, where it basically says, “or you can say ‘fuck it’ and just pour it in your mug at work.” 

tags: jameson  whiskey  vintage  ad 
The instructions for making “Irish Coffee” are so colorful, until the end, where it basically says, “or you can say ‘fuck it’ and just pour it in your mug at work.” 
Stanley Kubrick’s Chicago. 
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27 Sep 11 at 8 pm

Grandparents. 1955. 

tags: vintage  photo  1950s  family 
Grandparents. 1955.