The Highest Calling • In the 1950's, homemaking was considered a woman's highest calling -- the pinnacle of her life.
Many today believe a woman can find her highest calling in ways other than simply being a homemaker, but the homemaker of the 1950's was relieved of what many, then and now, consider an onerous chore in itself: earning an income.
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Playboy entered the realm of American culture at the tail end of 1953 when Marilyn Monroe appeared on its first cover, and it was the first magazine to openly publish full nudity.
This meant wives must not only clean the house but also truly make a home.This is a way to let him know that you have been thinking about him and are concerned with his needs. PREPARE THE CHILDREN: If they are small, wash their hands and faces and comb their hair.Most men are hungry when they come home, and having a good meal ready is part of the warm welcome that is needed. They are his little treasures and he would like to see them playing the part.With help from Mc Donald's, we've compiled images of the chain's takeout bags dating back to the 1950s.From 1955 to 1961, the bags featured a mascot holding signs that read "custom built hamburgers" and "I'm speedier." The company got rid of the mascot in 1961 and opted for a much simpler design on its bags.