Spring was the time to catch tadpoles. We kids went out back to the pond behind my grandmother's house and catch tadpoles in jars. When they grew too big for the jars, we let them go back into the pond.
Transister Radio with case . My dad worked for zenith so we were the first in the neighborhood with our own transistor radios and leather cases. I slept with mine up under my pillow every night in the Loved my AM radio!