The commercialization of Christmas began during the Victorian era. Retailers encouraged consumers to shop for the holidays instead of giving homemade gifts, and shop employees also decorated their shop windows with lavish displays to attract passersby. The tradition of Christmas shopping was born.
So what were the popular gifts in this bygone era? Let’s find out by…Continue
Added by Melina Druga on December 18, 2019 at 10:50am — No Comments
Dreading that next trip to the dentist? You’re not alone.
Patients a century ago, equally dreaded the visit, but thankfully, dentistry had modernized considerably by the early 20th century. At least, you could reasonably expect pain medication and a speedy drill. Let’s take a look at early 20th century dentistry.
Dental schools got their start in…Continue
Added by Melina Druga on December 4, 2019 at 10:59am — No Comments