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RONALD777

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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2012 10:16:56 AM

My parents let us kids stick the stamps in the booklets when we got back home.
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Houckster
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 10:01:09 AM

Yes, I remember S&H green stamps and my tongue is still green.
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 9:56:50 AM

Yes and we also had stamps at grocery stores
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bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 9:44:45 AM

The time for that has long since past.
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lwood655
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 9:17:34 AM

those and top value yellow stamps too
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Dolfankai
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:31:33 AM

I remember them everywhere!
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Maxer105
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 6:20:23 AM

yes
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RNF
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 6:19:50 AM

Yes. Grocery stores also had them.
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cujo1977
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 5:50:46 AM

YEARS AGO
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JoeKing
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 5:38:33 AM

No
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 5:26:32 AM

I also remember Top Value stamps as well.
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pbarbee
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 12:45:41 AM

Yes and Top Value too
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MBar351
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 12:21:54 AM

yes
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bradley3533
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Message Posted: May 2, 2013 7:25:00 PM

only remember them at grocery stores
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pbarbee
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2013 2:28:02 AM

Yes
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jonjon57
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2013 11:57:31 PM

Yes
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2013 7:32:08 AM

gave them to parents.
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blueliner16
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2013 5:42:15 AM

Yes
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djp071158
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2013 5:17:18 AM

Yes. And Top Value, too. I even still have some full books of both. Wonder if they'll ever be worth something on eBay?
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wshokie12
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2013 2:13:01 AM

Yep
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2013 12:29:07 AM

Yes, and I remember the yellow Top Value stamps from Kroger too.

[Edited by: PaylessKY at 2/13/2013 12:29:51 AM EST]
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RodOrRob
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2013 6:03:36 PM

sure do..my mom still has the glass set she got with them...ugly green things
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pt88
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2013 4:00:58 PM

yes i used to get a lot of cool stuff w the stamps
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DesertRat2011
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2013 3:36:01 PM

Yes and also Blue Chip stamps
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traffic cop
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Message Posted: Feb 11, 2013 10:53:44 AM

Premiums like these basically increase prices.

Don't buy anything because of a "bonus." Try to get the best value for your dollar,and if you get some kind of premium, then fine. But "bonus points" tend to be false gains.
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bigtankBC
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Message Posted: Feb 11, 2013 10:51:22 AM

yes
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LeeLavergne
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 2:44:18 PM

aaahhh those were a simpler time
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Titanic1985
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 1:03:55 PM

Hello RONALD777. Yes, I remember the days of S&H green stamps. One of my least fond memories was when I worked in a service station and had to carry them in my pocket. Any time, it would rain or snow the pages would stick together if you didn't keep them dry.

On a personal side, I remember we had one "Redemption Center" in Pittsburgh, PA. My late Mother took her box of filled books there and exchanged the entire box of books for a slide projector screen (remember those?) for my 17th birthday gift. Great memory :-). MGY
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stoihor
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 12:41:47 PM

No.
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down2fumes
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 12:18:59 PM

yes
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 12:11:11 PM

They were in local grocery stores up until about 30-35 years ago.
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Zig0
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 9:14:25 AM

no
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CptSteve
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 9:04:29 AM

They disappeared while I was in college. Very few places still gave them so I never got them, but my parents did.
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down2fumes
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 8:51:14 AM

yes
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Dennis783
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 8:17:37 AM

yup, we got them at many places
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BIRDlE
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 8:02:23 AM

no
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beachd8
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 7:49:24 AM

yep
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kjSC
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 7:31:11 AM

No but I remember my Mother collecting them.
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Seekingone
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 7:28:49 AM

yes
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sheba24
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 7:28:36 AM

yes
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RadarIN
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 7:08:26 AM

yes
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cv
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 6:52:52 AM

Yes, I sure do.
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 5:00:39 AM

Yup.
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 12:22:12 AM

Yes
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mashfund
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2013 10:19:57 PM

Yes, and there is now an S&H Green Stamps "Slot" at a casino near us!
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stlhawk
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2013 9:27:40 PM

very well.
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timmie746
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2013 8:01:30 PM

Yes !
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2013 7:04:13 PM

yes
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TXBruin
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2013 6:22:39 PM

yes
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2012 12:00:23 PM

Yes
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bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2012 10:07:44 AM

Yes.
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