Woolworth's ~ always an adventure :-) I remember when!
Big Chief Tablet
Loved this 10-color Ballpoint Pen! And was it just me, or did the inks seem to smell like fruit?
TV test pattern. Televisions signed off for the night!
Class rings were used to "go steady" - girls often used tape or yarn to make them fit or else wore them on a chain around their neck. Still have my husband's ring, that he had made smaller for me, over 58 years ago.
Percolator Coffee Pot--still the most reliable coffeemaker.
The excitement of getting new school shoes, when it took a shoes salesman to size your feet, go to the back of store and get your shoes, put them on your feet and made sure they fit properly before you bought them. WOW remember this, memori, schools, shoe size, measur, childhood, new shoes, shoe store, back to school
Remember when people actually measured your shoe size for you?
Remember when...the pewter Monopoly pieces.
Merry go round. We had sooo much fun on this thing!
Now this is a real see saw! How many of us fell off these as a kid? Always fun when one jumped off and slammed the other into the concrete!
pin curls.comb damp hair and part into small sections. You’re going to pin each curl with a standard bobby pin, so sections must be small. Wind each curl around your finger smoothly. Pin each curl in place with a bobby pin.Gently tie a silk scarf around your hair before going to bed. In the morning remove pins and gently finger comb your hair. Letting pin curls fall loose from a side part was one of the sexiest 1940’s hairstyles. memori, bobbi pin, pincurl, 1940s hairstyles how to, short 1940s hair, bobby pins, pin curls, finger, silk scarves
Pincurls with bobbie pins-
Label Maker. On Everything. We always used this to mark our kid's belongings.
we covered our school books with grocery bags. My dad would always do this for me.
Domestic goddess: Luscious in the kitchen
Oh boy...I can remember doing this and if my mother had seen me, I would have been spanked good!