1950s dating advice for women


One of the conventions they put a new spin on, and consequently revolutionize, is the idea and practice of dating.

The 1950's set up precedents in dating that led to what many consider "normal" dating today.

Back in the salads days of post World War II American, Kotex took it upon themselves to present young ladies with truly perplexing multiple choice dating advice ads.

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ORIGINS OF DATING Dating is definitely an "American phenomenon." Few other countries carry on this practice with as much fervor as Americans do.

Then again, few other countries have the same social conditions as America.

Relationship site e Harmony tells Frost Magazine about the similarities and differences between dating in the 1950s and the 2010s In less than a week’s time Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip will stand side by side as the nation celebrates her sixty year reign.

But how did the young Princess know when she first met her dashing Duke that he was to be her life partner? It was not polite or acceptable for women to suggest an evening out together.

And it wasn’t just dessert which could cause a problem, the magazine steered women away from fish because it could be ‘difficult to manage’ and when the meal was over, they were reminded it was ‘bad taste’ to leave lipstick marks on a cup.