Many girls could juggle 2 or 3 balls at a time against a wall. Their complex games involved high speed bouncing moves and when that became too tame they would toss the ball between their legs or twirl around before catching the ball. All of this was accompanied by singing of various rhymes.

Many girls could juggle 2 or 3 balls at a time against a wall. Their complex games involved high speed bouncing moves and when that became too tame they would toss the ball between their legs or twirl around before catching the ball

In the United Kingdom, Farley's Rusks are a dry biscuit dating from the 1880s, but manufactured by Heinz since 1994. They are usually given to infants, either soaked in milk and mashed up, or in their original hard form as a teething aid. They have a cult following among university students. Study found 100g of Farley's Original Rusks contained more sugar than 100g of chocolate biscuits. (all my sister and brothers had these when they were little)

Previous pinner: Study found of Farley's Original Rusks contained more sugar than of chocolate biscuits. (all my sister and brothers had these when they were little)

Brightly colored modeling clay for hours of creative fun. (Children's craft item from England.)

Plasticine - I loved the way the colours stayed separate, unlike Playdoh, where everything combined to make a murky greeny-brown after a while.

Vintage Medical Chemist Tin Germolene Aseptic Ointment Veno Drug Company St Helens Lancashire Circa 1950s Exhibition Awards. I remember that the lid was really hard to get off, and I was so glad when they started selling the tubes instead! Still love the smell.

Item - Vintage Germolene Ointment Tin complete with most of it s original contents of Pink Germolene still got that very distinctive smell Circa

Bazooka (chewing gum) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

I remember this. You had to chew until you thought your jaws would break. Then spend the rest of the time trying to blow the biggest bubble. And came with a comic strip.

Vintage Be-Ro recipes. Mum used a Bero book

1930 - Vintage Be-Ro recipe pamphlet - I still have this little Be-Ro Book! Brought with me in 1981 after being given it by my Aunt Bett!

Brown Jazzies - chocolate buttons covered in colourful sprinkles

Rainbow drops - chocolate buttons covered in colourful sprinkles-loved these.

Rowntree Easter Eggs from the 1970s, 80s and 90s - gallery - from York Press

Mackintoshs milk chocolate eggs filled with soft toffee from 1980

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