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these were cool!  I still have a favorite one that is one of the few things that will hold all my hair.

Retro, vintage, trendy, and hippy style handmade leather barrettes, braid holders and leather hair accessories. Each handmade leather barrette is handcrafted by Old School Leather Company.

The typerwriter I learned on in typing class had these - we thought they were so futuristic compared to the "old" typewriters.

You could change the ball out to get a different font - like Italics.

IBM Selectric typeball - IBM Selectric typewriter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

sears catalog

The Sears & JCPenney catalogs came in the mail and we'd go through them & circle what we wanted for Christmas!

No, they won't.  Lol

We live in my mother's house with her, as caregivers.a corded phone in EVERY room! and I think everyone we knew then had the list of numbers posted on the wall by the phone]

Bildresultat för nappy-and-pilchers

Bildresultat för nappy-and-pilchers

game of jacks

How to play the game of Jacks. Set up, directions, instructions and variations of the Jacks game. Cherries in a Basket, Around the World, Pigs in a Pen and more fun ways to play Jacks

A weekly (um, thus the name) highlight of elementary school was exploring the Weekly Reader. We also ordered books through Weekly Reader and Scholastic and anxiously awaited their delivery. I remember once mistakenly ordering Misty of Chincoteague (I was not into horses at all) and feeling crestfallen when it arrived, but I read it of course (I mean, it was a book after all), and thereby fell in love with all the Marguerite Henry books.

Weekly Reader - current events all through grade school. My favorite thing about elementary school!

vintage standing tv dinner trays..

1967 TV Trays - a new invention and everyone had them. These were made so you could eat your TV dinner on your TV tray in front of the TV!

Bubble Umbrella (circa 1970s). innrømmer at jeg fremdeles er litt på utkikk etter en slik paraply: syntes de var fasinerende - og glamorøse - da jeg var liten

All Neutral Shift Dress

Bubble Umbrella (circa I had this exact umbrella in grade school.

My  mom used these to make  homemade popsicles with these  ~ fromTupperware

Childhood Memory Keeper: Retro Pop Culture from the Tupperware Popsicle Molds. I still have my Mom's old Tupperware Popsicle molds!

IBM Selectric....this thing was aMAzing back in the day... this is what I learned to type on!

This is the EXACT model that I used in typing class. "The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dogs." I absolutely loved IBM Selectric typewriters, particularly the ones with the correcting ribbon. The font ball was actually called an "element.

Bozo the Clown TV show......I was actually on stage for this show ONCE with my Brownie troop

Bozo The Clown---Chicago TV station Channel was a kid favorite OMG I LOVED BOZO and then they had the bucket game at Chuck E Cheese