An intimate, at-home repast sounds like an enjoyable, low-key alternative to a fancy Valentine's dinner on the town, doesn't it? At least until this 1947 version of meals-on-wheels rolls up to your door. A cross between the Dymaxion Car and the Wienermobile, this vehicle would certainly turn heads even in the neighborhood of 'compact, servantless homes' envisioned by Men Who Plan Beyond Tomorrow.
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.