These 1940's color pics are an intriguing portrait of a bygone era. Sometimes I like to look at old pictures to get a better understanding of what life was like back then and gage whether we as a society have rally made progress since that time. No question our lives have become easier, filled with more leisure time and luxuries, but are we any better as a people? In some ways, the answer is clearly yes, in other ways I think no as the family unit has become less important and influential.
Here are a couple of sample photos from this collection: