The perfect age is somewhere between old enough to know better and too young to care. How many of these do you remember?
Plastic Army Men
Wax Coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water inside
Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles
Coffee shops with tableside jukeboxes
Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum
Home milk delivery in glass bottles with cardboard stoppers
Chief Pontiac Signs
Telephone numbers with a word prefix...(Raymond 4-601) Party lines
45 RPM records
45 rpm spindles
Metal ice cubes trays with levers
Beanie and Cecil
Cork pop guns
Drive in Movies
Drive in restaurants
The Fuller Brush Man
Reel-To-Reel tape recorders
15 cent McDonald hamburgers
5 cent packs of baseball cards
25 cent a gallon gasoline
Jiffy Pop popcorn
25 cent stamps
Gum wrapper chains
Chatty Cathy dolls
5 cent Cokes
Cigarettes for Christmas
Burma Shave signs
TV Test patterns
Fire escape tubes
Timmy and Lassie
Ding Dong Avon calling
Aluminum Christmas Trees
If you can remember most or all of these, then you have lived!!!!!!!?
Pass this on to anyone who may need a break from?their "grown-up" life . . .I double-dog-dare-ya!
I remember every one of these, I feel OLD!
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.“
I'm proud to say that I do remenber them all. I have been around for awhile, but in spite of obstacles to overcome life has been good.
Now that I discovered cruising, it's the icing on the cake.
Carnival Liberty New Year's Eve 2007
Liberty of the Seas 5/2008+11/2009
Allure 1/16/ 2011
I,too, remember them all. My first car was a Nash-Rambler with a push-button automatic transmission and fold-down front seats. It was used and cost my dad $320. My DH recently rode in a friend's new 2008 Toyota Avalon and it had a push-button transmission...... I had to laugh!