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I have no idea how many bottles of this stuff my mom when through when we were little....but the one on the right burned like fire!!

Mercurochrome and Merthiolate ~ I remember this from my grandmother's medicine cabinet. Merthiolate burned like crazy! And how did we survive mercurochrome?

Merthiolate - "If it burns, you know it's working". My grandma used to say it's the new kind it doesn't burn lol I fell for or every time

Merthiolate - It's what my dad always put on my cuts and scrapes. I dreaded this little bottle with its horrible reddish orange color and dropper applicator! I believe my dad STILL puts this on himself.

Shari Lewis and Lambchop ~ awww, one of my childhood favorites.  I still own a Lambchop puppet.

Shari Lewis and Lambchop ---this is the song that doesn't end, yes it goes on and on my friend, some people started singing it not knowing what it was and they'll continue singing it forever just because.this is the song.

They were the most expensive pair of jeans I owned and they fit awesome!

Jeans of the Yep! those infamous Jordache jeans that I loved so much. I had several pairs and I remember receiving a pair along with a designer blouse for my graduation gift. Everyone knew my love for Jordache jeans.

Mercurochrome otherwise known as "Monkey Blood" at our house.. LOL.. and I still have no idea why!!

Mercurochrome (better known as "monkey blood"!) Always had some in the medicine cabinet!

I remember every single one of these characters!

Old Maid card game. Grandma had this too.loved playing card games with Grandma.

L'Eggs hose display stand. Oh my mother!!!!! Then we used the plastic eggs to put in our shirts!! Lol

L'eggs Display & We kept and collected those shiny plastic egg shaped packages. I loved the L'eggs hose.

The dripping tin. Held all the fat from roast, grilled meats. Everything tasted so much better cooked with dripping!

Bacon grease was saved for cooking. My Mother had bacon grease saved all the time.

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Laudanum: alcoholic tincture of opium, sometimes sweetened with sugar (also called wine of opium). The century was marked by a widespread use: cheaper than a bottle of wine and not taxed as an alcoholic beverage. The addictive properties were not known.

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I had one of these. by daisy

Chinese Checkers in a Tin with Regular Checkers on the other side and marbles and red/black checkers inside. I loved playing Chinese Checkers! Getting the tin open could prove to be an adventure at times.But well worth it.

Before cellphones & social network, this is how we knew where our friends were.

Funny pictures about Life Before Cell Phones Was So Simple. Oh, and cool pics about Life Before Cell Phones Was So Simple. Also, Life Before Cell Phones Was So Simple photos.

We put this crap on our boo boos when I was a kiddo, it stained our skin a bright pink red color!!

my dad would always put this on my scrapes/cuts. The bright red color made me think my bruise was even worse than it was. And it stung like fire on a cut or scrape.