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Decade - 1930s

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There was plenty of money around, however the ordinary people wererestricted in earning it, and those who had it hung on to it andtheir property.
Benny Goodman Im taking a music class now and also you could type Benny Goodman into google and look under the wikipedia tab.
It was called 'relief work' - the Great Depression had left so manypeople without jobs that governments employed them doing publicworks, including building roads.
The only thing I can think of is sports. Sports was a good way to get it all out and relax, because people were so depressed with the depression
== American League Reach Trademark == American League baseballswith the Reach Trademark had Red & Blue stitching, and theNational League Spalding Trademark baseballs had Black & Redstitching up until about 1934/35 when in both league started usingonly red stitching. Reach was producing American...
Mass unemployment nationwide poverty and hunger
Coughlin's term for his platform was Social Justice (also the name  of his published newspaper).    Father Charles Coughlin (1891-1979) was a Catholic priest and  prominent radio personality of the 1930s. He became a critic of  free enterprise, capitalism, and big business, espousing a ...
No one had a mobile phone, cell towers & satellites (and mobilephones for that matter) were not invented yet. And few households had phone either. There were public telephoneboxes everywhere to cater for most people.
It was very easy! almost like magic! so there you go. so easy i could make out with it!
Yes. She died August 10, 2010
yes! The oldest man in the world as of 2010 is from the 1890's!
farmers wore overalls, suspenders or long johns. they would also wear denim pants. they had cloth or straw hats. everything in the 1930's were made out of cotton, leather or cloth. this has nothing do with the question but did you know that pi was 3.14159265358. hope this answer helps purple...
where i can buy or download this movie La mort du cygne 1937
Between 1931 and 1940 a ton of soil blew out of the central and southern great plains this is why the region is known as the dust bowl. clearing of grasslandserosion overgrazing
The fashion during this time was very modest, with mid calf length skirts and tiny waists. Every outfit was topped off with a skull cap or hat. They women would have been attractive without having to show off so much skin.
Writers applied their fingers to their typewriters and artists wrapped their fingers round their paintbrushes. Painters were also experimenting with new artistic styles in the 1920's.
The great depression made families poor. Th impact on all of them were very hard
  1954 the French lost the battle of Dien Bien Phu and departed Vietnam.   1954 North and South Vietnam are created at the 17th parallel.   1960 President D. Eisenhower prepares incoming President Kennedy with Vietnam Intelligence and the Domino Theory   1961 President Kennedy sends...
well; the Tulsa race riot was 1921. &+ the stock market crashed in 1929. that's all I've found out so far.well; the Tulsa race riot was 1921. &+ the stock market crashed in 1929. that's all I've found out so far.
Dictators rose to power because of the recent World War and a world  wide economic depression. People wanted economic stability, a  surplus of food and a strong leader. Dictators could provide all of  those things.
Unemployment rates were high because it was the Great Depression. There was a huge economic downfall through out the whole world. Also the weather (in America) had taken a turn for the worse destroying agriculture which in turn made grown food too expensive to plant which caused farmers to lose both...
Compared to today: unreliable, unsafe, polluting and inefficient. They lacked emissions controls, ABS, seat belts and airbags. They got an average of 20 miles per gallon. They also required frequent maintenance and repair.
Surprisingly, the cost of a Grand Piano in the 1930'S was about a grand ($1,000.00).
Frank E Bessler was an engineer who invented the movable or invisible stairway. This is the type of folding stairway that allows access into lofts, attics, etc, then folds back into the ceiling. He received patents for this innovation in the 1920's. His company was quite successful. This token is...
Immigration during the 1920s was an abundance of foreigners entering the United States. Many of these immigrants came over from their native lands to escape going to jail, poverty, discrimination or benefiting from our better economic status. When they arrived in the United Sates they weren't sure...
He changed his name to Hitler.
In the 1920's (A.K.A. The Roaring Twenties or The Jazz Age) there were flappers, and the Charlestion was the most popular dance. Prohibition, a ban of alcohal, started mafias and gangsters. Movies were popular and there were many new things like the radio, toaster, vacuum, and electric washer. It...
  the would put up help wanted poster all throught towns and bus and trian station and would say no education need
I have a small Feudal table, looks like a telephone table and would like to know the estimated value.
my family are not jews so they would have not been affected by this, but if they was a jew it would have been tragic for them.
The Hawley-Smoot Tariff raised import duties so American jobs could be protected in farming and business, including imports. The tariff raised by 20% , which caused foreign countries to make their own tariffs against the U.S. and raising their own tariffs. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic...
Women's wages were lowered. They worked crappy hours.
Dust Bowl farmers moved to California
Because Radical groups advocate extreme and immediate change.
Erector, Lincoln logs, marbles
Trains were the most popular transportation, back in the 1930's when the Great Depression hit.
Gloomy Sunday- Paul Whiteman Deep Purple- Turner Layton Inside(this heart of mine)- Fats Waller Here comes the Boogy Man- Henry Hall Delta Mood- Cootie Williams Did you ever see a dream walking- Bing Crosby Sleepy Time Gal-Glenn Miller Jeepers Creepers-Artie Shaw Nightmare-Artie Shaw Daddy...
Yes the destroyer was later dug out by the Navy. Whats left is what us locals call destroyer cut. it is a channel in a man made island. Made when the ship was dug out.
America tried to remain neutral while still supporting the allied nations
Please refer answer to   How were people with Autism treated in the earlier days?
Laura Ingalls Wilder published between 1932 and 1942 such as Little House in the Big Woods, Farmer Boy, Little House on the Prairie, and On the Banks of Plum Creek.Others would be Sherwood Anderson, Nathan Asch, Edmund Wilson, James Rorty, Dreiser, Louis Adamic, and John Dos Passos.
Like Black Boots, CowBoys Boots
music in the 1930's was very poipular as residents would sit down or ly down and listen to music or even dance to it. Jazz was extremly popular im going to be famous yasemin sehri aged 11 i love Miley Cyrus and noah Cyrus i am a big fan i love animals and acting singing and dancing please i want to...
Dancing was very popular in the 1920's! People would dance dance's such as the Charleston, the black bottom and the shimmy. People also smoked and drank.
Americans believed that US should follow a policy of isolationism. This would keep the country out of another foreign war.
In Germany the Jews had long ceased wearing flowing robes or other distinctive dress by about 1850.
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The Spain, from 1936 until 1939.
term used to describe extreme, reckless charges
sex before marriage, having affairs, abortion, working outside the home
The Reconstruction Era was the period of time following the Civil  War when Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson worked to  bring the South back to normal as quickly as possible. Slaves were  freed during Reconstruction, giving black men the right to vote for  the first time in 1867.
  17 cents per gallon in the 1930s according to USA Today
  Worldwide, the top grossing films of the 1930s were   Gone With the Wind (1939)   Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)   The Wizard of Oz (1939)   Frankenstein (1931)   Tom Sawyer (1930)   Ingagi (1931)   Shanghai Express (1932)   Top Hat (1935)   I'm No Angel ...
most women still didn't give birth in hospitals. (only about 40% did) the baby would be delivered by a midwife (a woman that assisted women in child birth). most midwifes were black or poor and working in the rural south. their training wasn't excellent, so there was a high mortality rate for the...
for a multiple choice answer: the organization of all workers within an industry
The US national average retail gasoline price in 1930 was $0.20  cents per gallon. This equates to about $2.86 per gallon in 2015  dollars.
for a multiple choice answer: the organization of all workers within an industry
Shirley Temple was dominate, as was Lionel Barrymore, Clark Gable, Irene Dunne, and Richard Dix. Katherine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Jimmy Stewart, James Cagney, Edward G. Robinson, Greer Garson, Robert Donat, Tyrone Power, Errol Flynn, George Raft, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Leslie...
they were thought of as a house wife only cooking and cleaning
many busnissess closed in the 1930s because of the great depression
they hunted for there food
The education that some children had in the 1930's was difficult.Some children had to quit school and work because of theDepression. Other schools closed down because teachers could not bepaid. Education suffered in general.
None, I don't think, but the 1936 Berlin Olympics were on, and The First Jules Rimet Cup (soccer/association football)was hosted in Uruguay in 1930. Sorry I couldn't be much help...wait, the skateboard was considered to have been invented in the 1930's!
sat tall with good posture and crossed their legs
That was on a Thursday.
James favorite hobby was hearing stories from his mother, drawing, coloring, and doing plays with his mother.EDIT:James Dean's favorite hobbies were playing the bongos, riding his motorcycle, drawing, and racing.
Is a book that is into social studies book in fifth grade that's in chapter 7 about the comic book board games and the movies
Berets were very popular with women in the 1930s. Now, finish the homework with out this website. :)
Womens couldn't vote. Womens had to obey their fathers and husbands. Womens could not file for divorce. Women had to stay home and cook/clean.
According to the Social Security Administration the top twenty names for girls in the 1930's were: MaryBettyBarbaraShirleyPatriciaDorothyJoanMargaretNancyHelenCarolJoyceDorisRuthVirginiaMarilynElizabethJeanFrancesBeverlyOf course the list goes on longer than twenty, so the rest can be found here:...
In 1930, the dollar was able to purchase a considerable amount ofgroceries. Most staples for a family could be purchased with asingle dollar. In 1930 bread was $0.09 a pound, a dozen of eggs was$0.45, and 10 pounds of potatoes was $0.36.
Perhaps a new Roman Empire...
  NO! If people complained about the bad treatment they would be fired and live on the street.
many farmer suffers during the great depression such as sick,dying
The 5O's were all about Elvis Presley, "The King Of Rock". His songs were the most popular back then.
Because Nazism promised to stop the economic depression that was caused by the Weimar Republic that was in control of Germany at the time. And because many Germans were against Communism, and found the militaristic totalitarian Nazism appealing in contrast to it's rival political parties.
A desk or Tower Radio, A telephone (Candlestick or desk), a typewriter, and A decorative mantle clock.