Furthermore, the film industry and art department were reborn in this era. Walt Disney in
the roaring twenties founded famous cartoon character, Mickey Mouse. Film theatres were built
to cater for the audiences who went to experience first moving pictures and silent movies.
Charlie Chaplain comedy was at its peak (Amidon, Maria and Jennifer 1). Furthermore, new
dancing styles like Charleston and Black bottom styles were influenced by the popularity of Jazz
music in the 1920s.
Steady economic times made machines and technological gadgets to affordable. As a
result, they bought cars, radios, television and other products, which initially were expensive.
Accessibility to radios and televisions promoted sports and fashion. Radio and television
broadcasts made sports influential with celebrity players like Babe Ruth. Consequently, film
stars and athletes gained fame from their fans that saw or heard them on the radio.
Moreover, the social and political fabric changed for the better in the Victorian era.
Politically, women gained the right to exercise their democratic right of voting. Additionally,
they left the Victorian mode of dressing and wore short skirts in defiance to the Victorian
traditions. However, only a small percentage of women afforded the new fashions as women
were discriminated and compensated at a lower rate compared to men despite having equal
A regular supply of farm produce was observed following the application of Machinery
in farming. Nonetheless, the machines were too costly for some farmers that led to urbanization.
Advanced infrastructure and the growth of cities like Chicago and New York, attracted people to
move into the cities (Nicholas, Tom and Scherbina 290). Additionally, modern building