The Kiss photographed by Robert Doisneau, France, 1950.
“Teenagers at a party in 1947 in Tulsa, Oklahoma; LIFE reported that they “munch doughnuts and sip cokes whenever they are not dancing with serious faces to sentimental music.” By Nina Leen (via LIFE)
then there’s parties now where everyone’s just like
Jimmy and Markie photographed by Dennis Stock, 1955.
“Riding High” by Gil Elvgren, 1958