40 Weird Photos From History

33. Armenian Woman Protects Home — Taken in 1990, and shows a 106 year old Armenian woman protecting her home by sitting outside it with an automatic rifle clutched in her hands.

Woman Protects Home


34. Measuring the Length of Women’s Bathing Suits — Picture from the 1920s shows beach patrols measuring how long women’s bathing suits were.

Measuring the Length of Women's Bathing Suits


35. London Bookstore After Air Raid — A demolished London bookstore that was hit during an air raid in 1940 with a young boy sitting on an overturned trash can and reading one of the many books strewn about.

London Bookstore After Air Raid


36. Depression Christmas Dinner — Four children eating next to nothing for Christmas dinner at the time of the Depression.

Depression Christmas Dinner