More to explore:
Before there were computers, books were checked out this way.
On our kitchen wall when I was growing up in the 60's.
Phone booth. A place to sit, a door to close, and usually an intact phone book, as well!
I sooo remember one like this hanging on the clothes line, holding the clothes pins.
Prell Shampoo--I remember the commercial showing a pearl added to the bottle and would descend slowly to the bottom-NOTE the coupon
The dishwashers in Mama's Kitchen used Lux Liquid for dishes for years...
penny fortune telling scale. There was one of these in the drug store in Newberg--never did get to see my fortune.
vintage mailbox. On every streetcorner. I remember we walked down the end of the street and mailed letters.
Twirly stools! And there was my dad or mom saying "sit still....stop it...stop...." hehehe
retro 1970s novelty - I love you this much.. OMG...I had these statues and gave them to my friends also...
For our vintage packaging friends. Remember these bottles? Had to pin this example. Red, white and blue.
S & H Green Stamp Books. ONLY 1200 stamps fill this book? Lots of licking and glue ingestion.