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Pridyider: How they beat the (summer) heat 1920s/30s style!

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PRIDYIDER: How they beat the heat, and make frozen desserts back in the 1920s-1930s from the Lopez Library Archives.

The ad copy were just as brilliant then, “When Your Guests Are Envious!” “The new electric Icebox that has taken Manila by Storm,” “The GAS Refrigerator Pays for Itself!” “Save Precious Foods!” “Saves Precious Pesos!” “SILENT” “INEXPENSIVE.”

Lopez Library: For research, and geeky library fun, call us at 6312425. Mondays through Saturdays, 8am to 5pm.

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