Log Cabin Chronicles

Yes, I ate the cigarettes & drove the Studebaker

POSTED 03.11.02

Can any of you remember this stuff?

1. Candy cigarettes.

2. Wax coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water inside.

3. Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles.

4. Coffee shops with tableside juke boxes.

5. Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum.

6. Home milk delivery in glass bottles, with cardboard stoppers.

7. Party lines.

8. Newsreels before the movie.

9. P. F. Flyers.

10. Butch wax.

11. Telephone numbers with a word prefix, (Drexel-5505).

12. Peashooters.

13. Howdy.

14. 45-RPM Records.

15. Green Stamps.

16. Hi-fi's.

17. Metal ice cube trays-with levers.

18. Mimeograph paper.

19. Blue flash Bulbs.

20. Beanie and Cecil.

21. Roller skate keys.

22. Cork pop guns.

23. Drive ins.

24. Studebakers.

25. Wash tub wringers.

26. The Fuller Brush man.

27. Reel-to-reel tape recorders.

28. Tinkertoys.

29. The Erector Set.

30. The Fort Apache Playset.

31. Lincoln Logs.

32. 15 cent McDonald hamburgers.

33. 5 cent packs of baseball cards...with that wonderful pink slab of bubblegum.

34. Penny candy.

35. 35 cent-a-gallon gasoline.

Passed along by Robert Gervais


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