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1970s Gas Rationing. You couldn't get gas unless you had less than half a tank; you could only get gas on alternate days depending on the last digit of your license plate. |I remember waiting with my father in long lines to get gas.|

Kennedy shot and killed...I was 8th grade History class when they came in and told us President Kennedy had been shot and had died. Everyone was crying!!

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A&W Root Beer Stands

A & W Frosty mugs of rootbeer!

The dime store is where kids shopped from the 30s through the 60s. It was the place where dreams came to fruition.

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Vintage Coca-Cola Machines for Sale

Usually found these at gas stations.

Grocery Store Checkout, 1970's. Notice all the different sizes of paper bags, but no plastic in those days. And no scanner. All the items had a price on it and the checker pushed buttons to enter the price. You paid with cash or if you wrote a check, you showed two pieces of id. It too a lot longer to check out back then.