In that 1940s Hint Hunt tips booklet, the “easy and inexpensive trick for reducing” literally is playing a game of 52 pick-up — complete with graphic.
Mom would tie an old alarm clock to the kid’s bike to ensure Junior would be home on time. Also found in that 1940s Hint Hunt booklet.
Another one of those “prize winning household hints” from that 1940s Hint Hunt booklet: “Give cod liver oil while the baby is taking a bath and you will avoid staining clothes!” No word on how to avoid staining the bathtub.
She finally got to the show, finally got a photo of her in her pretty hat published, and there Ethel is – blowing her nose. …Looks like Johnny’s eating a booger too. Oh, everyone was so proud. This is the back cover of “367 prize winning household hints” from The Armour Radio Show Hint Hunt, … Continue reading Just Ethel’s Luck