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a family christmas

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My first dog at 6 yrs old



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Funny Face Koolaid

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I also remember the John and Mary books.

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my Schwinn Stingray





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Too many things.

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Yes, the whole town lined up for that. I had friends in school that were afflicted, before that.......

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when polio vaccines were given out on sugar cubes when I was 7 (I'm 71 now)

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Having to eat S.O.S. (creamed chip beef on toast) once a week because it was a meal that stretched the dollar.

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You can buy the set of books, sort of silly and amusing now. But I remember them well. Grandchildren pointed out they were not that good.

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lessons in first grade with the Dick and Jane books



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Wessonality



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When television (B and white) was introduced.

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... I hated these things!

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the choices for writing text were pencil, pen or typewriter



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12/15/19 10:20 A

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Prop planes only



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being able to leave the front door unlocked and no one tried to come in without knocking...

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When you could leave a purse unattended in a shopping cart at a store, and no one paid any attention to it.....

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When recording artists actually sounded like their recordings because there was little trickery in the recording studio such as auto-tune, etc. And people played music on real musical instruments.



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12/14/19 11:31 A

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In-n-Out burger in its first 5 years



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having morning coffee with a neighbor

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just dropping in unannounced at friends' homes and it was both normal and welcome

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George Goble

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When bread was 12 cents a loaf!





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12/13/19 9:22 P

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Fish Net Hoses

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seamed nylons

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I remember muffs, soft and furry.

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Wearing muffs as a little girl...


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Having one big tv in the family room for everyone to watch. When you wanted a different channel - you got up and turned the dial on the tv itself 😂😂

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steel and concrete monkey bars and other playground equipment



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Union Suit

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roller skates that clamped on shoe soles.

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glass Christmas ornaments

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black and white TVs



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When milk was delivered to a milkbox on the porch.



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Those not taking the school bus WALKING to elementary school.



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gas at 9.9 cents peer gallon

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Lawrence Welk

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Huntley and Brinkley

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seeing reports of the Vietnam war on the daily news



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cassettes and those big tapes from the 70s

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Sing Along with Mitch

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Ted Mack Amateur Hour

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Howdy Doody

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Getting dressed up on Holidays to visit relatives

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When sputnik first was launched

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Tight pin curls, set with Bobby pins all over the head, 1950’s

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paper kits that cost 10 cents

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