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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2008 8:25:16 AM

Fads, TV Shows, Commercials, What Things Cost etc.
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nuclear bomb drills
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Saturday afternoon movie matinee's for 25ยข
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Cars with lots of chrome.
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What's My Line
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No sunday shopping.
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The Untouchables
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Dennis the Menace
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hand crank pencil sharpeners
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Lincoln Logs
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Slinky
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Tony the tiger
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Pixie Stix
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Simon Says
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Casper the Friendly Ghost
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Silly Putty
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cigarettes in vending machines
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Rat Patrol
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Huckleberry Hound
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Packs of candy cigarettes complete with a red tip.
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Party lines
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Kukla,_Fran_and_Ollie
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the Faygo Kid commercials
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Bubble gum cigars
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Paddle Ball
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Tiddly Winks
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Mexican jumping beans.
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The backyard sandbox.
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Mr. Pibb
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Fresca pop
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ice cream bars for a dime
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Soda made with real sugar
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Tab Soda
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Doctors making house calls.
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Teak furniture
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Hand cranked cash registers.
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carbon paper
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Avocado kitchen appliances.
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Shag carpet
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8 tracks
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Reel to Reel Tape Players
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Henry J (Automobile)
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Penny Candy
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Bad---aluminum Christmas trees showed up in the 60's
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Chickenman (radio series)

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TV Dinners
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2015 3:03:50 AM

Early cartoons : Adam Ant, Mighty Mouse, Felix the Cat.
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The Rest of the Story with Paul Harvey.
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steel hubcaps
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Pat Paulsen

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Lava Lamps
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8 tracks
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