Screenshot from Mary Block on Flickr. A Jennifer’s First Communion in 1971.
One of my favorite songs from my high school days is Desert Moon by Dennis DeYoung of Styx fame. Eight years earlier, he sang Jennifer on his 1976 Crystal Ball album. I believe DeYoung wrote this song as he was the primary lyricist for Styx, but I can’t find documentation for it. Kind of wild. […]
I found this great series of photos of a baby named Jennifer. They were taken in 1974. They feature a bunch of great 70s styles including those lightweight aluminum webbed lawn chairs. These pictures are nearly 40 years old. I loved those old webbed lawn chairs very much, even if they blew away and left […]
Square Pegs was one of many teen sitcoms created during the 1980s for the Generation X demographic. It aired during the 1982-83 season and starred Sarah Jessica Parker. I was a sophomore when the show came out, and although I only caught a few episodes, I found it mildly entertaining. It was about a group of […]
[The Jennifer Chronicles] A year-long photo adventure exploring the life and times of Jennifers the world over. The Flickr user EMS 18 has shared with the world some wonderful pictures of his daughter Jennifer. Here she is as he writes “in ambient light” in 1991. The set features 161 photos and chronicles her life through […]
I love the harvest gold refrigerator and sunshine yellow kitchen knob in the background of this most awesome photo from the Flickr user Jennifer Precious Finch. It depicts the punk rock/new wave culture in Los Angeles, 1980. Jennifer is the girl in the middle. This is the second time punk rock has appeared as a […]
Half the Girl Scouts and Brownies in the 1980s (probably the 1970s, too) were named Jennifer. I’ve only been able to turn up a few pictures of them though. I participated in Brownies and Girl Scouts throughout most of my school years and up until 10th grade. I loved wearing the orange and gold flags […]