Posts Tagged ‘1930s’

 Happy Birthday Donald Duck!

My favorite short-tempered duck made his debut on this day in 1934 in the Disney Silly Symphonies cartoon called The Wise Little Hen. According to Disney cannon June 9th is Donald’s official birthday. So let’s celebrate Donald Duck by watching his first movie below.

If you would like to learn more about Donald Duck check out the Disney Wiki page about him here.

Be sure to check out the Library’s collection of Donald Duck books and movies here.

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A Vision of the Future from the 1930s

It’s always fun to look back at what folks in the past thought about the future and compare it to what actually happened. Here is a newsreel from the 1930s that looks into the far flung future of the year 2000 and what folks will be wearing then.

Clothing Of The Future – Clothing in The Year 2000:

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