How many of you know what these are and what they were used for???

These were pins to hold rollers in your hair. Usually the rollers were spring shaped, covered with black bristles. My hair was so thick, I had to use two or three of these to hold my roller in place.

Old Car Radio

AM only push button car radio. This used to be the most complex electronics you could get in a car. I spent many happy hours cruising or "parked" while dating listening to our favorite radio stations.

That's true we really did salute the flag back then. now nothing is allowed anymore.

Daily Pledge of Allegiance in school. I remember when the words, "Under God," were added to the Pledge when I was in elementary school in the

A lost art.  Who remembers shorthand? I can only remember Dear Sir

I did Pitman's Shorthand as a high school subject. I never mastered it, but thank goodness taking notes from your boss this way changed by the time I left school. It really is a dead art. Few people today know what shorthand is.

Credit Card Machine. Used one of these at my first retail job as a college student.

Credit card swiper, I remember using this when I worked retail in highschool.

Trying to wind it up slow and quite to not wake my brother Cliff, impossible!

Graco Swyngomatic Vintage Antique Baby Swing - I remember my daughter being asleep in the swing and I'd wind it up. the LOUD noise of the crank would wake her every time.

Wore them almost every day under my dress and also under my sweater/blouse and skirt.  **Girl's couldn't wear pants to school back in the day... (my day.)

Slip - always worn under your clothes. Winter and summer. And oh my, that nylon could get really hot, hot, hot and I still wear a slip under dresses every time.

Baby Shoe Lace Keeper Jingle Bells

baby shoe lace keepers- remember my baby brother wearing these to keep him from untying his shoes.

Chalk holder so you could make straight lines on the blackboard - great for teaching writing

Chalk holder for making lines or staffs. Teacher had this up by the chalk board to draw lines for writing

A History of Cell Phones

Evolution of mobile phones. This is exactly why I changed from Apple to an android phone (HTC One X Plus) there is no movement on Apple and minimal evolution. I had an iPhone for the past 5 years and the phone stays the same. Year after year there are ver

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