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14 Things From The Past Which Seems Weird Now!



History is one of the most important element to know about a society and its culture. After all, we all feel proud while talking about our past. But at the same time, there are lots of things happened in past that seems weird today.

The Weird Beauty Contest

The Weird Beauty Contest

Before the era of online games and computers, people used to participate in these weird beauty contest. This picture is the one that happened in Cliftonville, USA.

Skin Tanner

Skin Tanner

While now people are going crazy over getting fair skin, earlier people used to get tanned using a skin tanner!

Breast Massager

Breast Massager

Yes, this is a water-based breast massager. I can't even believe something like this would exist in the past.

Hair Straightner

Hair Straightner

It was done using an iron! Weird!

Stockings

Stockings

Women used to draw stockings on their legs back in 1941. Interestingly, Nylon became one of the first consumer goods during those days.

Writing Resume

Writing Resume

People used to carry their resume on their back to get a job! Weird!

Advertising Remedy For Toothache

Advertising Remedy For Toothache

Basically advertising for cocaine, which is now an illegal drug and people can actually get arrested for consuming it!

Too Much For The Past?

Too Much For The Past?

OMG! I can't even think how controversial it would have been then! This is Julie Desmond advertising for “Moskvich-427” at the automobile exhibition in 1971.

Church On The Wheels

Church On The Wheels

This is surely one of the most amazing things that existed in the past!

The Numbered Gloves

The Numbered Gloves

The numbered gloves that used to help while teaching blind typing on a typewriter in USA, 1961.

Omelette of 7200 eggs

Omelette of 7200 eggs

Okay, so there is a record of making an omelette from 7,200 eggs in USA, 1931. Wondering what's weird? Well, the people actually skated on the surface of the giant frying pan to spread the oil properly.

The Source of Entertainment

The Source of Entertainment

There were afternoon entertainment programs at the places like Kirby estate in Great Britain.

Child Seat

Child Seat

There were options for child seats like these in the cars!

Babysitting

Babysitting

This way of babysitting was too popular in the past.



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