1963 ... pointy pencils!


 

 

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1963 ... "a distinguished line of pumps!"

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1960 ... Doodads 'R' Us!


 

( mid 70's? ) Soviet ABM Radar-ski!



 ... now wonder they don't like us; look at the crappy job we do at illustrating their huge phased  array radar buildings!
 
 



1963 ... come join the brain picnic!


 ... this is about the time the Rand Division (think tank) was putting the finishing touches on the   doctrine of Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD).
 
 
 

1957 ... Hexcel Honeycombs!


 

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1948 ... Lockheed R6V 'Constitution'


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1955 ... Redwood Fallout Shelter!


 

 

1960 ... copters are cool !

 

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1957 ... come design pointy stuff!

 

 

 

1960 ... Nuclear Weapons are SAFE!

 ... important PR for 'Operation Chrome Dome' ; keeping nuclear armed SAC aircraft aloft all of the time. This was a response to fear of a sneak missile attack. ( It is also the setting for both movies 'Dr. Strangelove' and 'Failsafe')

 


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... Welcome!




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1949 ... atomic anxiety!




1962 ... SAC base security!




1957 ... "security with solvency"


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... Gen. Curtis Emerson LeMay!


... because a Cold-War website can never have too many pictures of the father of SAC.


 

... the latest in CBRN fashions!


... can't let the secretarial pool get nerve gassed! Sorta looks like the cheap model.

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1954 ... 'Scorpion' interceptor





 

1983 ... ZORCH!


... screen shot of a nice secretary person being disintegrated in the made for TV movie 'The Day After'. The initial television broadcast had an audience of over 100 million. Ronald Regan had a private screening which set him back on his heels and modified his understanding and viewpoints on nuclear deterrence.





... Econo-Crypt!


... who needs luxuries when you have the extra-large, king-sized issue of Civil Defense Valium?

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