Tips to Beat Summers Heat


Beat the Summer Heat – World Book Encyclopedia 1955

As we suffer through an oppressive heat wave, an offering of  mid century tips for a very contemporary problem.




  1. Laura

    Cut down on high protein foods? But I thought the ‘meat sweats’ were only a myth 🙂

    Besides, what mid-century backyard barbecue would be complete without thick cut AAA steaks, juicy frankfurters smeared in mustard, and tasty American cheddar cheese?

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I have to compliment you on the impressive amount of information you assemble on this blog. Also, you’ve nailed the mid-20th century popular aesthetic. Congrats!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. I always thought keeping windows open would let the cool out. Especially the front screen door.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: