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Pick up sticks

Pic Up Stix -- another low-tech toy for rainy afternoons. You threw the sticks into the air and let them pile up on the floor. Then you tried to remove them one by one without disturbing the other sticks. It was one game I was actually good at!

I loved it when Mom let me stick papers together with this glue!!

Remember this glue in elementary school? So messy.I preferred the Elmer's White Paste with the little brush in the top of the lid

Jiffy Pop ~ "the magic treat as much fun to make as it is to eat! "     :)

Jiffy Pop is a popcorn brand of ConAgra Foods. The product combines unpopped popcorn kernels and oil with an aluminum pan and folded aluminum foil lid. As the pan is heated, the popping corn causes the foil to unfold and puff up. Jiffy in the name referen

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passing notes in class.way before texting. lol this brings back so many fun memories trying not to be caught passing notes and finding new ways to fold them up ;

MERLIN...I forgot all about Merlin!! Incorporate childhood toys into your growing up 'movies!'

Merlin game with sounds and red lights. I remember playing this thing a lot in the Such high tech! - I actually still have this game

The legs in Eggs

L'eggs Display & We kept and collected those shiny plastic egg shaped packages. I loved the L'eggs hose.

It's Mikey.....he'll eat anything!

Life cereal commercial starring Mikey - "Let Mikey try it. Hey, look, he likes it! Mikey likes it!

lepages glue - used this all through elementary school

In the days before Elmer's Paste. And Elmer's School Glue. And Glue Sticks.

Fisher Price Doctor kit

The Fisher Price doctor’s set. Donnie & I played doctor with this & my dolls all the time!

Mercurochrome - Notice the lovely color? As you might have guessed from the name, it contained mercury. Yup. Moms all across the nation were swabbing open wounds with a concoction made from stuff now well-known to cause brain damage, kidney failure, and birth defects. Wheeeeeee!

Mercurochrome and Merthialate for our boo-boos.nothing like painting it orange.We called this monkey blood, which grossed me out as a kid that they would take a monkey's blood to help my cuts. I remember thinking "does this make me part monkey"?

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