Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    10:20 PM

Message Forum - Read Message

Category: Games & Trivia > Topics Add to favorite topics   Post new topicPost New Topic
Author Topic: Things From The 50s, 60s, or 70s Back to Topics
nickless

Champion Author
PEI

Posts:15,935
Points:2,498,060
Joined:Aug 2007
Message Posted: Jun 13, 2008 8:25:16 AM

Fads, TV Shows, Commercials, What Things Cost etc.
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 2:06:52 PM

Teaberry gum
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 2:12:21 AM

Making a pinky promise.
Profile Pic
8_Ball2014
Veteran Author North Dakota

Posts:289
Points:33,390
Joined:Jun 2014
Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 7:23:40 PM

Kickball
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 6:28:06 PM

Black Jack gum
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 1:48:05 PM

20July 1969 ....USA landed on the moon....Neil Armstrong 1st to walk on the moon..."one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind"
Profile Pic
Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

Posts:41,227
Points:956,720
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 3:36:20 AM


The Atari 2600 was made on October 14, 1977 and was one of the best consoles in video game history (for its time). It received an award for the 2nd greatest video game console of all time. It is even in the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, New York. The game Combat was one of the games that helped build the Atari 2600 to its glory today. Another game that helped build the Atari 2600 was Pac-Man (which we still know today).
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 3:54:52 AM

Dentyne gum
Profile Pic
8_Ball2014
Veteran Author North Dakota

Posts:289
Points:33,390
Joined:Jun 2014
Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 2:05:32 AM

Turock Son of Stone comic book.
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jul 16, 2014 6:04:42 AM

Lavoris mouth wash.
Profile Pic
John_Doe
Champion Author Northwest Territories

Posts:9,158
Points:1,421,155
Joined:Jul 2010
Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 5:56:53 PM

School blackboards were black.
Profile Pic
Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

Posts:41,227
Points:956,720
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 9:44:42 AM

July 17, 1955 ~ Disneyland opens in Anaheim, California.
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 2:59:25 AM

Laugh In
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 3:39:43 AM

The Oscar Mayer Wiener Mobile
Profile Pic
8_Ball2014
Veteran Author North Dakota

Posts:289
Points:33,390
Joined:Jun 2014
Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 6:44:55 AM

Paddle Ball
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 3:47:38 PM

Cherish sung by The Association
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jul 7, 2014 8:31:00 PM

The Marlboro Man
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 7, 2014 5:22:56 PM

Home perms
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 5:52:52 PM

one speed bicycles
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 8:29:23 AM

I can't believe I ate the whole thing!

Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 12:19:36 PM

Lava lamps
Profile Pic
8_Ball2014
Veteran Author North Dakota

Posts:289
Points:33,390
Joined:Jun 2014
Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 2:52:07 AM

Polaroid Land Cameras



[Edited by: 8_Ball2014 at 7/5/2014 2:53:36 AM EST]
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 10:33:38 PM

Wide leg pants....often with big bold patterns
Profile Pic
magpie2013
Champion Author Milwaukee

Posts:3,159
Points:132,495
Joined:Apr 2013
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 5:27:32 PM

They used to wash your windows and pump your gas, then check your oil!:)
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 3:12:40 PM

Walter Cronkite
Profile Pic
Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

Posts:41,227
Points:956,720
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 9:05:28 AM

Harper Lee's 1961 book To Kill A Mockingbird is a bestseller.
Profile Pic
JoeKing
Champion Author Manitoba

Posts:15,975
Points:2,261,020
Joined:May 2005
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 5:05:04 AM

love beads
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 12:15:55 AM

Bandanas
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 9:23:06 PM

Keep on Truckin'

Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 3:06:52 PM

Blacklight posters
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 2:36:10 PM

soda pop in glass bottles sold in vending machines
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 2:30:06 PM

Every gas station had a garage attached.
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 1:42:46 PM

Cloth earrings
Profile Pic
JoeKing
Champion Author Manitoba

Posts:15,975
Points:2,261,020
Joined:May 2005
Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 2:58:42 AM

Pay Toilets
Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jun 30, 2014 9:15:44 PM

pay phones
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jun 30, 2014 1:46:06 PM

service stations
Profile Pic
Suzy7Q
Champion Author Wisconsin

Posts:4,333
Points:800,720
Joined:Apr 2012
Message Posted: Jun 30, 2014 12:20:01 AM

Gas price$.259 gallon
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jun 30, 2014 12:15:15 AM

The Mouseketeer Club

Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 3:06:37 AM

Pony tails tied with scarfs
Profile Pic
R209
Champion Author California

Posts:24,924
Points:687,725
Joined:Jul 2012
Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 3:03:43 AM

bomb shelters
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 2:19:05 AM

soda jerks
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 3:38:35 PM

tube testers in drug stores

Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 2:42:57 PM

records
Profile Pic
hoofharted
Champion Author Washington

Posts:11,927
Points:1,757,520
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 10:00:17 AM

The David Susskind Show
Profile Pic
Panedi
Champion Author Atlanta

Posts:41,227
Points:956,720
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 11:42:36 PM

Jan. 7, 1953 ~ President Harry Truman announces development of hydrogen bomb
Profile Pic
Kulas1
Veteran Author Fort Worth

Posts:254
Points:91,365
Joined:Nov 2013
Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 8:57:30 PM

I love Lucy
Profile Pic
insearchofbw
Champion Author Miami

Posts:4,895
Points:1,015,455
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 8:53:25 PM

The Partridge Family

Profile Pic
Travel1st
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,184
Points:775,485
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 1:42:43 PM

Sky King
Profile Pic
JoeKing
Champion Author Manitoba

Posts:15,975
Points:2,261,020
Joined:May 2005
Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 4:36:35 AM

Pez
Profile Pic
JoeKing
Champion Author Manitoba

Posts:15,975
Points:2,261,020
Joined:May 2005
Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 5:23:08 AM

Silly Putty
Profile Pic
mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:12,976
Points:2,565,950
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 1:37:53 PM

The New Three Stooges
Post a reply Back to Topics