A weekly-ish blog sharing my series of collages about growing up in the South during the 1950s.
Monday, December 30, 2013
"O" - SHE WANTED TO LIVE NEAR THE OCEAN
Water activities ruled! Everyone swam, skied, floated down rice canals - anything to be in or near water. Teenagers gathered at Cow Creek to picnic and swim, and sometimes traveled to McFaddin or Gilchrist beach. There was a "Miss Water Sports - 1959" beauty contest in Orange, Texas, that most of the high school girls entered.