plastic pencil box with sharpener and sliding multiplier/divider, I had forgotten all about these
50's - 60's - until present day I'm told. We learned moral lessons from the adventures of Goofus and Gallant...
"don't sit so close to the tv, you'll ruin your eyes" - must have heard this one a thousand times.
When your phone # started with 2 letters, followed by 5 numbers...and you had to speak to the Operator to call long distance :)
Pound 'Em Pegs