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Happy Mother’s Day!

mom mother daughter child skiing ski fashion retro vintage color photo When your mom looks like a supermodel.

mother brownie glover ski children reno nevada mt rose vintage photo 19513/7/1951 Press Photo:  Reno, Nevada – The kids come right along when mama goes out skiing here.  Mrs Brownie Glover, out for a day’s sport on Mt. Rose near Reno, shows how she carries nine-month-old Linda along in a special papoose-style basket, which she designed herself.  Two-year-old Robbie, is old enough to fend for himself on special pint-sized skis.

vintage photo mother daughter child ski skiing snow europe black whiteSomewhere in Europe, decades ago. . . a mother and daughter share skiing and the same expression.

mother children ski skiing arosa switzerland 1952 vintage photoHappy times! Winter vacation 1952 – Arosa, Switzerland

penny pitou olympic skier son christian ski gunstock guilford new hampshire12/23/1963 Press Photo:  Former Olympic skier Penny Pitou as she gives first ski lesson to her 16-months-old son Christian on the slopes at Gunstock ski area in Guilford, N.H.  Penny and her husband Egon Zimmerman, also an Olympic skier, have a ski school on the slopes.

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Spring Skiing: Sweaters

penny pitou ski olympianPhoto:  Loran Percy of Lakeport, NH

When a (fabulous) sweater is just enough — Penny Pitou enjoying some spring turns in a press photo dated April 4, 1975.

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