Picnic on the lake

Why were we happy and content before the sixties?Prayer in Schools, Prayers in homes, Business closed on Sundays. Teacher authority Parents spanked their child for wilful defiance. We trusted on God. Fifties Family Picnic ~ detail from 1953 Mobil ad.

We were doing this LONG before Jimmy Fallon & The Roots made it "cool".... Vintage Ladybird Books 'Learning with Mother'

Vintage Ladybird Books ::: An image from the 'Learning with Mother' books (Ladybird series by Ethel Wingfield; illustrated by Harry Wingfield; First Published