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1950-1969 All things mid century.

Milkshakes, 1953  Image by © Genevieve Naylor
"In the 1950s, milkshakes were called "frappes", "velvet’s,” “frosted drinks”, or “cabinets” in different parts of the US. A specialty style of milkshake, the “concrete” was …a milk shake so thick that the server hands it out the order window upside down, demonstrating that not a drop will drip.”
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Milkshakes, 1953  Image by © Genevieve Naylor

"In the 1950s, milkshakes were called "frappes", "velvet’s,” “frosted drinks”, or “cabinets” in different parts of the US. A specialty style of milkshake, the “concrete” was …a milk shake so thick that the server hands it out the order window upside down, demonstrating that not a drop will drip.”

Railroad Jack