TO ANOTHER SEPIA SATURDAY POST
|New Year Celebration 1940 "Please do join our party and put on your hat and pass the champagne...."|
Courtesy of Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Irish Toast - in the New Year, may your right hand always be stretched out in friendship, never in want.
Courtesy of Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. part of the Bain Collection
A Mummer is a performer, one who goes merrymaking in disguise during festivals.
Philadelphia you really know how to put on a New Year's Day Parade!
this clip starts with quick photos from 1892 to current and then the real live parade! Quite entertaining, really.
Celebration at New York's "Cafe" Happy New Year's Eve...let the funny hats fill the room, as well as laughter and good cheer to bring in the New Year...this year being about 1910. - Courtesy Library of Congress, Bain Collection - parts from George Grantham Bain.
Your Merry Christmas may depend on what others do for you. But your Happy New Year depends on what you do for others.
Drinking to the New Year, New York, inside the "Cafe" about 1910.
- Courtesy of Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. - Bain Collection
Below is a video for the best ever 1950's New Year's Eve Party....complete with those silly hats....
This is a special Christmas and New Year's special......edition.....if you want to view more or even care to share something of your own please do, and just go here
Here's the link
...and remember as we say good-bye to 2011 we are welcoming a merry tomorrow...I wish you all the happiest of times in our new year ahead.... H a p p y N e w Y e a r ..... to you all!