It was dark and bleak this morning here so I found this utopian pre-war plea for community planning…
http://www.archive.org/details/CityTheP1939. Written by Lewis Mumford, narrated by Morris Carnovsky, music by Aaron Copland. Political, bleak, stylish, noir and a really cool pancake flipper.
So to get out of this city, I searched the suburbs and ended up here…http://www.archive.org/details/IntheSub1957.
And who’s a better stereotype of small town America in this era than….http://www.archive.org/details/OzziePajamas. Pancake advertising callback…Aunt Jemima.
So I searched Madison Avenue Advertising and ended up here…http://www.archive.org/details/UNIVAC-AD-2. Love the letters bouncing around in the vacuum tube.
That’s it for keyword roulette today. -Jeff Kaplan