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Oppenheimer-Alsop Christmas Promotional, Oskaloosa, 1924; Mahaska County, Iowa
This was the scene around Christmas in 1924 if you were in downtown Oskaloosa, Iowa. Pictured here is a Christmas promotional outside of Oppenheimer-Alsop's, which served as toy town and Santa Claus's headquarters that year.
Ho, ho, ho
I want a really, really, really big Christmas!
How about a little puppy instead; Retailers
We're stuck, and it's all your fault!
Gimme the matches; It's your fault!; ... is not!; ... is too!; Congress; Economy
I think the heat has gotten to Dad
We borrowed a page from the Republican playbook and decided to charge ourselves silly this Christmas
We see alot of this at this time of year
I say we get this one. It will make the gifts placed around it look bigger
Christmas time at Children's Hospital, The University of Iowa, December 1920
Children's Hospital was later renamed the Steindler Building.