1950 s teenage dating etiquette

Fascinating US government sponsored classic films collection targeted at young persons all about what to do, how to act, who to go with, and what to think, when going on a date. This is a rare look into the past when the post-WWII campaign for strengthening family, marriage, and the community was full stride.

Dating: Do’s and Don’ts Produced: 1949 Length: 12 Minutes Dating in the 1950s!

One of the teenage icons in the 50’s was Marilyn Monroe.In the 1950’s the economy started booming in the US, which meant that families became wealthier.This resulted in an increased freedom and independence also for the teeangers.A couple would be engaged for a year or more, and using this time to save up for a wedding.Of course this would result in a happy marriage, 3 kids, a working husband and a stay-at-home mom.

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