DYMO Label Makers who was the KING of DIY. I have such fond memories whenever I see a vintage DYMO label.
Tape from toy cap guns.I remember the smell n tad of smoke. remember hitting them with a rock and would get so scared when they would pop
The shoe salesman sat on this and you put your foot on the front to try on shoes at the shoe store. ~~ "The Talking Tree" Childrens Shoe Store
remember when the Monopoly pieces looked like this? - I loved Monopoly when I was a kid :) My brother would ALWAYS win.
from Alice Lane
Cartridge ink pen-used all the way through college and beyond. Had an ink stain on my right middle finger. I still prefer to write with real ink and a good pen nib!
licking the beaters before we were all afraid of raw eggs. I did this and I have a photo of my daughter licking the beaters too.
Rotary Dial~ Phone numbers used to be according to letter, e., Lincoln 54321 So the phone number was 545 321 and that's why we originally had letters on our rotary phones.
Travel Alarm Clock
Vintage travel alarm clock my dad still has a black one
All Over The World
Before the internet we had Pen Pals. I had a best friend I used to write to for over 20 yrs; then the internet came & things were never the same. We lost our closeness & then our friendship. Anyone want a pen pal?
green shield stamps, my first saturday job.working as a runner in the green shield stamp shop!
Under the candlewick bedspread, the paisley patterned eiderdown and the blankets (mine were pink) came these candy striped flannelette sheets . and they were soft and soothing.
Those Were The Days
Smiths Salt 'n' Shake Crisps. Another snack that involved some work - kids these days are so lazy expecting their snacks to be pre-salted ;
Brownies Girl Guides
Yes, I wore this Brownie uniform, complete with bobble hat!
by Astral Pax
Fox's glacier mints - My boys granddad was the voice of the Bear!
Homemade Blackberry Jam
Beautiful Blackberries ready to pick. I saw this pictures and I was instantly a child again in Nora Rochester's blackberry patch behind Grandma L.
Brownie Guides - Which one were you? I was a Pixie. Top left, little green man with pixie hat :)