ATOMIC WAR! & MORE!! - A Fun And Freaky Look At Our Nuclear Past..
It's time for your Special Xmas Surprise, it's all about our atomic past and some of the things it spawned for our pleasure and displeasure! If atomic bombs weren't bad enough, they then came up with the super terror, the freaking hydrogen bomb!.. Enjoy! Here's an issue of an ATOMIC WAR! comic from 1953, there were only four issues published. If that wasn't enough, here's an ATOMIC ROMANCE comic, he needs a kiss before they die! Atomic fever was in the air in the early fifties, here's a very…
Pools to fallout shelters not a huge leap
Another sign-of-the-times ad, as seen in the Sept. 3, 1964, edition of the Express: A fallout shelter could have been yours for the price of $1,487 fully installed (that’s $11,219 in today…
Popularly- and Commonly-Named Atomic and Nuclear Stuff
JF Ptak Science Books Quick Post Below are 66 examples of Cold War era stuff and consumer bits relating to atomic/nuclear and big-boom weapons. All are found in my pinterest page, here, which also houses about 4,000 odd/interesting images that...
The Atomic Cafe (1982) - IMDb
Disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.
From Fallout Shelter Handbook (1962). Illustration by Hank Clark. There are several diagrams in this handbook showing you how to build various types of underground (and only one above ground) shelters.
Nuclear Annihilation Readiness: A 1968 Handbook - Flashbak
The Cold War scare of nuclear annihilation probably was at its zenith during the 1950s and 60s; however, the threat of mass extinction lingered well into the 80s (anyone remember "The Day After"?). One could also make an argument that we are no less safe today.
2012 My Survival Checklist for the End of Days
The End of Days are coming so screw it, I am going to eat chocolate and hang out in my underground shelter watching reality TV until Dec 21st 2012! Read more of my Armegedon plans and join my party!