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Vintage America

Old School Eye-Candy!

Old School Eye-Candy!

Candy Shops, Candy you've never heard of, and more... Having to stay at home during these unprecedented times has not been good for my waistline.  Unfortunately, my trips to the fridge and pantry have outweighed my trips to the treadmill.  Perhaps the only good to come out of my daily dance at the candy cabinet [...]
Teddy Roosevelt declares the Grand Canyon a National Monument.

Teddy Roosevelt declares the Grand Canyon a National Monument.

Teddy Roosevelt declares the Grand Canyon a National Monument. On this day, January 11th 1908, the 26th President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, declares the Grand Canyon in northwestern Arizona a National Monument.  Roosevelt was a staunch conservationist and used hundreds of executive orders to protect the forest, wildlife lands and the environment as [...]