Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Nostalgia for some, a quiz for your grand children

Easter chicksBaby Doll pjs  Remember these 1950's '60's   Loved Baby Dolls so comfy on those hot summer nights.Sealtest Ice Creamcroquet...we played in our backyardHeaven Sent.Tinker   Toys.  -- Hours and hours of  fun with these!vintage 1950's Bulova.  My Mom wore hers everydayBringing your lunch to school in a brown paper bag...with it stapled at the top and my name written on it :)four leaf clover pressed in bookSugar DaddyBronzed Baby ShoesI remember these, but cherry Luden's were my favorite.Cursive writing guides above the chalkboard and pull-down maps.This is an antique music download service.. place in front of speaker, wait for song, and hope that everyone can be quiet for 4 and a half minutesChicks of various colors. We called them Methiolate.  for boo    boo'sI remember these trendy aluminum drinking glasses. Could never decide which color to choose!lucite grapesSpent    hours  making  these.Bank BooksDid these come in laundry soap boxes or from a gas station when you filled up w/ gas?  We had a set of them!I was allowed to stay up until the end  of Ed Sullivan to watch Topo Gigio :)  vintage topo gigio vinyl toy ('60s? '70s?)Remember the fruit flavored wax coke bottles!White baby shoes with the bellsThis is  the    way  we dry our hair, dry    our hair, dry our hair . . .All my elementary school papers were printed on a    mimeograph...I can still smell the purple ink :)Kids say the darndest things....Remember using this?An old Outhouse at the abandoned Homeplace of Michael Crowell near Halls Mill in Bedford County, Tennessee.    Collecting photos of Middle Tennessee Outhouses seems somewhat strange, but due to the fact that these Tennessee treasures are fast disappearing from the Tennessee    landscape makes it all the more necessary to  photograph them.  Those   Outhouses  which have not been destroyed or removed by human hands and urban development are fast decaying from the elements of time.    It is to our native T...Black and White  Saddle ShoesTransistor RadioFloor Model vintage radioDear Diary ...General Store    Paper Cutter, EveryeskimoReinforcement  rings...because your notebook    paper  holes would   tear and these  would mend them...We had these Wooly Willy magnetic toys in the 1960's when we were kids ...Formica table, vinyl chairs.  I would love to have one nowLibrary cardsmascara-add waterThis is how ears were pierced back in the day!....with a needle after freezing your ear with ice.the old auditoriums1970's rotary dial phonenoxzemaDoing the Bunny Hop!The odd positions we would lay in on the floor when talking on    the phone.Woolworth & Kreske's soda fountains ... our    favorite treat of the monthShoeless Teenage Couples  Dancing in HS Gym During a Sock HopKnow what these are? Think music..... Yep, you put them in the middle of 45s (small records) to make them fit on the stem of the record player.Hard to believe!stockings in a    boxGas Stations used to be called service stations ... they    would rush to your car, check the water and oil, put air in your tires, wash your windows, and pump your gas.glass fuses~ used before current circuit breakersdagwood.chenille bath robes Good old    times  -  REMEMBER !!pant stretchers.....helped reduce ironing & make the front pleat.Ricky NelsonRemember   ever having to do this????Interior of one room schoolhouseRed Skelton eclectic spellingHomemade ice cream ....waiting to lick the dasher!Seamed stockingsDick and JaneA very elegant, frill-free box of vintage Crayola crayons. #Crayola #crayons #vintage #stationery #office #school #supplies#vintage. #turquoise #aqua  #camera 1940 real silver tinselled christmas tree! Stunning!...and then you would save the eggWringer Washing MachineMilk ManJacks Game: Multicolored    metal jacks and a red rubber ball...window tray at the drive-indiaper pinswaterproof pants which were referred to as pic up stixsElementary School GlueRoller Skating at the Roller Rink on Saturday    afternoons.Drive-in theaterson mom's dresserAluminum Christmas treePincurls with bobbie pinsCap gun, roll caps*pinball machinesI had a pet turtle!!rusty gas pump...Library card catalogsdancing cigarette pack    ads           

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