Teenage boys with sodas.
Photo: Joseph Sterling
Teen Boys, 1945
a boy combs his hair and carefully puts in a front wave. a wave is acceptable to boys but curly hair is not.
Flexing Young Bucks, 1951
Flexing their muscles for their mutual admiration and for that of passers-by, these California youths find the days go fast on “Muscle Beach” at Santa Monica.
Teen Boys, 1949
"Teenage boys hangout on stoop of local store front."
"Teenage boys always carry a comb in their back pocket.”
"Teenage boys spend most of their time just loafing around."