Skip to content

Childhood Memories

November 1, 2009

Can you remember most or all of these?

45 rpm spindles
clip_image001[4]

Green Stamps

clip_image002[4]

Metal ice cubes trays with levers

clip_image003[4]

Beanie and Cecil

clip_image004[4]

Roller-skate keys

clip_image005[4]

Cork pop guns

clip_image006[4]

Marlin Perkins

clip_image007[4]

Drive in Movies

clip_image008[4]

Drive in restaurants

clip_image009[4]

Car Hops

clip_image010[4]< BR> 
Studebakers

clip_image011[4]

Topo Gigio

clip_image012[4]

Washtub wringers

clip_image013[4]

The Fuller Brush Man

clip_image014[4]

Sky K ing

clip_image015[4]

Reel-To-Reel tape recorders

clip_image016[4]

Tinkertoys

clip_image017[4]
Erector Sets

clip_image018[4]
Lincoln Logs

clip_image019[4]

15 cent McDonald hamburgers

clip_image020[4]

5 cent packs of baseball cards

clip_image021[4]

Penny candy

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

25 cent a gallon gasoline

clip_image023[4]

Jiffy Pop popcorn

clip_image024[4]

5 cent stamps

clip_image025[4]

Gum wrapper chains

clip_image026[4]

Chatty Cathy dolls

clip_image027[4]
;
5 cent Cokes

clip_image028[4]

Speedy Alka-Seltzer

clip_image029[4]

Cigarettes for Christmas

clip_image030[4]

Falstaff Beer

clip_image031[4]
Burma Shave signs
clip_image032[4]
Brownie camera
clip_image033[4]
Flash bulbs
clip_image034[4]
TV Test patterns
clip_image035[4]
Old Yeller
clip_image036[4]
Chef Boy-AR-dee
clip_image037[4]
Fire escape tubes
clip_image038[4]
Timmy and Lassie
clip_image039[4]
Ding Dong Avon calling
clip_image040[4]
Brylcreem
clip_image041[4]
Aluminum Christmas Trees
clip_image042[4]

Pass this on to anyone who may need a break from their ‘grown-up’ life . . . double-dog-dare-ya!

Advertisements
5 Comments leave one →
  1. November 1, 2009 5:03 pm

    I do remember most of these. Ah…the good old days!

  2. Fred Karm permalink
    November 1, 2009 5:17 pm

    I remember almost everything listed. I probably have a story about most of thes things. I also probably used almost everything on the list. Still do (smile)

  3. November 1, 2009 7:22 pm

    Oh, thanks for the memories! (it still baffles me on how to make a bubble gum chain!)

  4. November 1, 2009 8:57 pm

    Great idea for a post! I didn’t know there was such a thing as fire escape tubes, slides for adults I guess. Too bad they were only to be used in case of emergency, can you imagine the fun if you could leave work each day via a slide?!

  5. suesue permalink
    November 14, 2009 9:05 am

    So much fun to look at all these images!! Thanks for bringing back the memories, suesue

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: