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Growing up in the 50's & 60's

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Growing up in the 50's & 60's

Growing up in the 50's & 60's

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Vintage 50's Red Plaid Pleated Skirt. We wore these skirts with knee socks.

Jiffy Pop

Golden Books

Mr. Green Jeans

General Electric Show N Tell - electronic story teller with slideshow.

we covered our school books with grocery bags

We had to wear Rubber Swimming Caps at the pool... uncomfortable and your hair still got wet.

address book

November 25, 1963. Photo by JOHN SHEARER

TV went off at midnight....right after the playing of the National Anthem.

Magic 8 Ball Fortune Teller.

Pinky promise?

Who didn't make these as a kid?!

Top Cat


Cards + Clothes Pins = COOL bikes

Remember the stretchy cord to keep them closed? My mother would sometimes make me wear a bread bag on each foot if there was a lot of rain.

clothespin bag.

Remember these

Pull Tabs

Cartridge Ink Pens...I had these!!

Even the astronauts drank it!

1969- Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to set foot on the moon.

OH MY I had forgotten about these! Loved them!

Anne Frank