The Generation Gap… Life magazine, May 1968.
A 1960s Brooklyn street scene.
It still rings true today: no other ketchup tastes like Heinz.
Thanks to Animal and Gothamist for this gem. The beginning seems to be a covert sales pitch for cotton corduroy (“the fabric of ‘Now Generation’”) masquerading as a love poem to the Village and it’s a little jumpy toward the end, but the visuals are fantastic.
Old New York. You can hardly find it in NYC today, but it’s on full display here. Don’t miss it!