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  1. Benzadmiral replied to the thread Tourist cabins, auto and motor courts.

    Possibly Barbasol shaving cream? It dates to the 1920s, I think, and certainly was mentioned in a lyric in Guys and Dolls. You can...

    May 17, 2018 at 6:01 PM
  2. Benzadmiral replied to the thread Old gas stations.

    Saturday morning shopping day in Bedford Falls, a couple of years after the war. The town's booming now that Old Man Potter has kicked...

    May 17, 2018 at 5:14 PM
  3. Benzadmiral replied to the thread Old gas stations.

    Top pic: That's a '56 Chevy, the best-looking in my opinion of the famous Tri-Fives. But the car to its right looks like a late '60s...

    May 17, 2018 at 5:11 PM
  4. Benzadmiral replied to the thread What Was The Last Movie You Watched?.

    As Max said, ever so stolidly: "Madame is the greatest star of them all." (Be sure to take the Isotta-Fraschini when you head to the...

    May 17, 2018 at 4:37 PM
  5. Benzadmiral replied to the thread Vintage Interiors.

    Puts me in mind of the set of the Brewster house, in Arsenic and Old Lace. It even has a window seat for Mr. Spenalzo!

    May 15, 2018 at 9:40 PM
  6. Benzadmiral replied to the thread Vintage Interiors.

    With the fireplace, it looks a little like the set of Perry's apartment in Perry Mason!

    May 15, 2018 at 9:26 PM
  7. Benzadmiral replied to the thread What Was The Last Movie You Watched?.

    It's a riveting novel as well. The deal was that Stephen King wanted to write a serial novel the way Dickens used to, and so the six (I...

    May 15, 2018 at 9:03 PM
  8. Benzadmiral replied to the thread What was the last TV show you watched?.

    Several good items this weekend: "El Paso Stage," a 4th-season episode of Have Gun -- Will Travel, with Buddy Ebsen (yes!) as a...

    May 14, 2018
  9. Benzadmiral replied to the thread What was the last TV show you watched?.

    It may seem familiar to you once you watch it. It inspired the famous Star Trek episode "Balance of Terror." When I saw the film again...

    May 14, 2018