Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday Separate Section

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: This Article is “Brought to You in Living Color on NBC!”

The studio produced some of the most popular shows on TV like the Tonight Show, Dean Martin, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh In and all of the Bob Hope Specials

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: SHOP-ING at Burbank High 1947

There was a time that shop classes at Burroughs and Burbank led to many well paid job for graduates

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: A Taste of Burbank

From the early 1920’s to the late 40’s early 50’s you could find all sorts of fine canned food items from Burbank’s McKeon and Libby canning companies

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Burbank City Hall

The Current City Hall at 275 East Olive has been in service to the public since the early 1940’s

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Where Are we In Burbank Today?

This corner was part of the “Western City Disposal Area”. No wonder the city dump is in the canyon above here

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: The Postman Always Rings Twice…On Bel Aire Drive!

Did you know that the book was written in Burbank at 616 South Bel Aire Dr. in Burbank?

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Burbank, Birthplace of the Starship Enterprise

Yes, back in the 60's the Enterprise NCC1701 model was created right here in Burbank and now hangs in the Smithsonian

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Octavia Lesueur

She was singled out to write most of the City Charter that is with only minor changes still in use today

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Turkey Crossing

Although Caltrans has delivered the final blow to the Turkey Crossing, residents back in the day help create a local legendary intersection

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: The Burbank Times

The paper printed local news, farm stats and even let you know when someone in town, was out of town!

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 3 G Distillery

A little know producer of hard liquor in Burbank was The 3 G Distillery. They produced a number of interestingly named whiskeys for the local public

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Remington Firearms & Burbank High

Second Amendment in Burbank was alive and well back in the day but what did they have in common?

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Coopers Underwear

Did you know that Burbank was once home to the largest manufacturer of Briefs and Pajamas for the western states?