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Why Were Blue Jeans Once Called Dungarees?
When we were first adopting blue jeans as our official look, many times our parents would refer to them as dungarees. Ever wonder where that name came from? The word traces all the way back…
Recommended Boomtown Summer Reading
Any boppin' barbarians out there?
From Our 1950's Advertising Hall of Fame
What could go wrong?
And Now a Word from Sandra Dee
Summertime means tan-time!
Happy Birthday, Disneyland!
It was on July 17th in 1955 that Disneyland first opened to the public. Dubbed "Walt's Folly" by the "smart money," Walt Disney gambled his future and the future of his studio on the amusement…
Happy Independence Day!
From Gilligan's Island and everyone in Boomtown America!