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E-Mail or Snail Mail Pen Pals. Awesome.
Snail mail penpals
my cousin pen pals
Coming home from school and finding mail from your pen pal!
Pair this wth a Trapper Keeper and Pee-Chee and you're ready for school.
Sometimes you could get the vitamins with a free bar of soap in the package. Now THAT'S marketing.
I had forgotten all about these!
Sparkzilla and Friends, photo by Patti Sundstrom: Stupendous spark spitting wind up toy. #Sparkzilla #Patti_Sundstrom
Bic Banana Pen-basically, a felt-tip marker in a niftier package than the others which were "adult" pens. I loved these things!
Pals Vitamins - I remember taking these. I even belonged to their club and got newsletters from them.
One Stunning 1920-1921 Love Letter from Hazel from reginasstudio via Etsy.com
These were pure awesomeness until I chewed through one and it busted in my mouth, then not so much after that.
Getting a handwritten letter from a friend or relative. I still get them from my grandmother.
I still write letters to family...mostly to my sister Gail. It's so much more fun than email!
kids of the 90's. i spent so much money on these from the machine in the hallway in middle school...... wow
My friends wrote all over the interior of my first car with these in highschool :)
And remember the awesome black paper that went along with these? I was obsessed in high school with these.
I miss my pens!!!!
I remember when we sold these vibrating pens in at Boscov's...lol