Sunday, April 29, 1962 - Kingsport Times-News - Kingsport, Tennessee Young couple, both graduates of San Fernando High School, will reside in Canoga Park following their Santa Barbara honeymoon.
Started by Jeff Tarr and Vaughan Morrill at Harvard. "In one distribution of questionnaires, he drew eleven thousand responses at each, or ,000 in gross profits, about 0,000 in today's dollars." Classifieds made a comeback in America in the 1960s and 1970s, encouraged by the era's inclination toward individualism and social exhibitionism.The arrangement itself reflects the taste of the family, Miss Black believes.White or ecru linens should cover the tables and decorations (candles, flowers, etc.) used sparingly.Do not include gift cards or wrappings in the arrangement of presents.If checks are shown - and this is a matter of choice the amounts should be covered, although this will work a hardship The ladies who enjoy comparing who gives what and how much.Eventually people lost interest as BBSs lost out to the World Wide Web, and Matchmaker was superseded by The curves and fins of the 1950s automobiles began to disappear in the 1960s.Romantic marriage is finding a mate by all the standards of mass media, including the Hollywood movies, the television situation comedies and the advertising columns of your favorite periodicals." Source: Daily Capital News, Jefferson City, Mo. Nevertheless, men still popped the question, and women still said "yes", assuming of course, the man produced an engagement ring, diamond engagement ring, bien sûr! Those wild South Dakotans had no waiting period to get married, causing many eager, lovesick couples to high-tail it to South Dakota to start their life of bliss together 3 whole days sooner! We can also remember the gala weddings of prewar days when gifts were displayed like so much loot with cards attached and sometimes even the wrappings.Wednesday, February 23, 1966 Page s were a boon to singles. These joints catered to the 21 - 40 year old-employed-in-respectable-white-collar-jobs crowd (average income a whopping ,000 per year..I know....1960s dollars.) And, as the "Cool Swingers" ad says, many employed social directors to come up with fun excuses for boy to meet girl. The gift display has not gone out of style, says Miss Black, but more effort is directed towards shelving presents harmoniously and in good taste. This is given by the bride's mother for relatives and friends and is the only opportunity for them to see all the gifts.A bulletin board system for romance started by Jon Boede and Scott Smith.Matchmaker grew to 14 local BBSs throughout the US.