Saturday, December 15, 2007

Memory Lane

Aluminum Christmas Tree

Timmy & Lassie

Ding-Dong Avon Calling!


Fire Escape Tubes

T.V. Test Patterns

Cigarettes For Christmas

Flash Bulbs

Brownie Camera

5 cent cokes

Chatty Cathy Dolls

5 cent stamps

Jiffy Pop popcorn

25 cent a gallon gasoline

Penny Candy

5 cent packs of baseball cards

15 cent McDonald Hamburgers

Lincoln Logs

Erector Sets


Reel-to-reel tape recorders

The Fuller Brush Man

Washtub Wringers


Car Hops

Drive-in Restaurants

Drive-in Movies

Roller Slate Keys

Metal Ice cube trays with levers

Wax Coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water inside

45 RPM Spindles

45 RPM Records

Telephone numbers with a word prefix...(Raymond 4-601). Party lines

P.F. Fliers

Plastic Army Men

Chief Pontiac Signs

Home milk delivery in glass bottles with cardboard stoppers

Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum

Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles

Candy cigarettes

Coffee shops with table-side jukeboxes

Howdy Dowdy

Green Stamps

Beanie and Cecil

Cork pop guns

Marlin Perkins

Topo Gigio

Sky King

Gum wrapper chains

Speedy Alka-Seltzer

Falstaff Beer

Burma Shave signs

Old Yeller

Chef Boy-ar-dee

If you can remember any of these, maybe you are as old as dirt!

I remember so many of these, but only the things a child remembers. A child doesn't remember the price of stamps or the price of gas.


Guitarman said...

Thats a lots a memeories. Thank you. Those camera flash bulbs with the little filiments inside bring back memories. Remember too when they went to a 4 sided cube thing.

Gabrielle Eden said...

Yeh, I remember those!