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Just like my old adjustable Metal Roller Skates. Remember the song, "I've got a brand new pair of roller skates, you got a brand new key"? My kids asked what the heck keys had to do with skates.

Push button car radio. You pulled the button out to set the station. We drove really old cars lol

push button car radio I could get one AM radio station clearly on my little Falcon convertible. It was local. So I listened to a great deal of fuzz for the sake of tunes.

viewmaster!

Do you remember the View Master? Love the View Master, Mom still has one at home.

Blast from the past by aurelia on Indulgy.com

The classroom overhead projector. Some of these were still in use last school year when I retired from the teaching profession. I had only had mine out of the classroom for a year, when I went exclusively with the smartboard and the E.

Transistor Radio With Earplug - AM channels only and a lot of static!

The transistor radio, with earpiece, if you didn't want to constantly hear "turn that thing down"…

Bandstand began as a local program on WFIL-TV (now WPVI), Channel 6 in Philadelphia on October 7, 1952. Then it was hosted by Bob Horn.On July 9 of 1956 the show got a new host, a clean-cut 26 year old named Dick Clark. Airing it's first national show on August 5, 1957.

RIP Dick Clark & American Bandstand - I watched this every Saturday morning

I had a pair of these skates they were so hard to keep on my shoes

Exactly like my first pair of roller skates. You put your feet in them (with your shoes on), strapped them on, then tightened the toe hold with the key. "I've got a brand new pair of roller skates, you've got a brand new key.

Gas prices in the 70s

Gas prices in 1970 - OMG! I remember those gas prices. I remember this!

Things I remember from childhood

You could call the number for the time and Party-lines .AND if you played on the phone ,the telephone operator would get after you and tell you to get off the phone

YES! Holy cow, I'd forgotten..transistor radios with leather cases. WOW! Say transistor radio to anyone under the age of 40 now and see the response you get.

Holy cow, I'd forgotten.transistor radios with leather cases. Say transistor radio to anyone under the age of 40 now and see the response you get.

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