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From: Ruth Barton <>
Subject: Re: How many do you remember?
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2002 22:12:20 -0800
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I remember them all. My boyfriend when I was in high school had a
Studebaker and I drove it several times. As for reel to reel tape
recorders, my husband was recording on one earlier this evening. He has a
lot of them and uses them all the time. Ruth



At 10:37 AM -0800 2/20/02, Mary wrote:
> How many do you remember?
>
>
>1. Candy cigarettes.
>2. Wax coke-shaped bottles with colored
>sugar water inside.
>3. Soda pop machines that dispensed glass
>bottles.
>4. Coffee shops with tableside juke boxes.
>5. Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing
>gum.
>6. Home milk delivery in glass bottles, with
>cardboard stoppers.
>7. Party lines.
>8. Newsreels before the movie.
>9. P. F. Flyers.
>10. Butch wax.
>11. Telephone numbers with a word prefix,
>(Drexel-5505).
>12. Peashooters.
>13. Howdy.
>14. 45-RPM Records.
>15. Green Stamps.
>16. Hi-fi's.
>17. Metal ice cube trays-with levers.
>18. Mimeograph paper.
>19. Blue flash Bulbs.
>20. Beanie and Cecil.
>21. Roller skate keys.
>22. Cork pop guns.
>23. Drive ins.
>24. Studebakers.
>25. Wash tub wringers.
>26. The Fuller Brush man.
>27. Reel-to-reel tape recorders.
>28. Tinkertoys.
>29. The Erector Set.
>30. The Fort Apache Playset.
>31. Lincoln Logs.
>32. 15 cent McDonald hamburgers.
>33. 5 cent packs of baseball cards...with
>that awful pink slab of
>bubblegum.
>34. Penny candy.
>35. 35 cent-a-gallon gasoline.
>
>
>
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Ruth Barton

Westminster, VT


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