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    Throwback dads! Celebrate Father's Day with fun vintage photos

    In celebration of Throwback Thursday and in anticipation of Father's Day on Sunday, enjoy these idyllic vintage photos of dads from decades gone by.

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    Being silly -

    In celebration of Throwback Thursday and in anticipation of Father's Day on Sunday, enjoy these idyllic vintage photos of dads from decades gone by.

    A father tries to make his children laugh in 1915.
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    Delivery time -

    A milkman chats with a father holding a baby as he leaves milk on the doorstep.
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    Home at last -

    A soldier, home after fighting in the Great War, meets his newborn daughter for the first time in 1919.
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    Wade in the water -

    A dad, dog and a toddler walk along the beach in 1922.
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    Vacation time -

    A little girl leaves on vacation to the seaside with her dad in 1924.
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    Father and daughter -

    A child sitting on her father's lap in 1925.
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    Golf lesson -

    George Duncan, winner of the 1920 British Open, gives his young son a few golfing tips in 1927.
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    Happy home -

    A mother, father and two children at home in the 1930s.
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    Homework time -

    A father uses a globe to teach his son at home in the 1930s.
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    Getting stronger -

    A young boy and his father build up their muscles together.
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    Flying lesson -

    A man by the name of Mr. Toseland and his son Norman fly model airplanes in a competition at Sywell Aerodrome in England in 1935.
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    Quiet time by the fire -

    A mother and father read their books by the fireside while their children play on the floor with model toys in 1936.
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    New coat -

    A little boy tries on a coat with the help of his mother as his father looks on in 1940.
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    Surprise! -

    A little girl takes great delight in drenching her dad with water from the garden hose as he sunbathes on a hot day in 1936.
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    Gun practice -

    A young girl with a toy gun shoots alongside her father, armed with a real gun, at the London Gun Club in 1940.
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    Bottle break -

    A father feeds his daughter from a bottle in 1950.
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    What not to do -

    A teenage boy receives a lecture in the kitchen of his family's apartment in New York in 1955.
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    Open wide -

    A father feeds his daughter in 1955.
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    Horsey ride -

    A father gives his children a ride on his back in 1956.
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    Two of a kind -

    A father and son wear matching pajamas in 1956.
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    Train time -

    A boy and his dad play with an electric train set while their pet dog looks on in1959.
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    A 'reel' good time -

    A father teaches his son how to fish in 1961.
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    Welcome home! -

    A father opens his arms to receive his daughter in Britain in 1950.
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