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Our grandchildren give us all a funny look when we talk about the things below.  These are pictures of some of the things that we were all familiar with when we were growing up.

Patience is important.  It may take a few moments for all of the pictures to download to your computer.

5 Cent Cokes

5 Center First Class Stamps

15 Center Hamburgers

25 Cents Per Gallon Gasoline

Aluminum Christmas Trees

Baseball Cards

Beany and Cecil

Brownie Cameras

Brylcream (A little dap will do ya')

Road Side Burma Shave Signs

Car Hops

Chatty Cathy Dolls


Cigarettes as Christmas Gifts

Cork Pop-Guns

"Ding-Dong - Avon Calling"

Drive-In Movies

Erector Sets

Falstaff Beer

Fire Escape Tubes

Flash Bulbs

S&H Green Stamps

Gum Wrapper Chains

Jiffy Pop Popcorn (popped on the stove)

Lincoln Logs

Marlin Perkins

Metal Ice Cube Trays

Old Yeller

Penny Candy

 Red Skelton (as the Fuller Brush Man)

Reel-to-Reel Tape Recorders

Roller Skate Keys

Sky King

Speedy Alka-Seltzer


Timmy and Lassie

Tinker Toys

Topo Gigio

Television Test Patterns

Washing Machines with Ringers

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