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You are too young to remember colored toilet paper...

Colored Toilet Paper ~ I don't remember if white was even available around the time that the colored stuff was? I remember pink, blue, green and yellow. There might have been a peach color too.

Vintage Cashmere Bouquet Talcum Powder Tin 2oz by yayasoldies

Cashmere Bouquet Talcum Powder - memorable smell - Grandma lived with us. Every single day she put Cashmere Bouquet talcum powder on.


Metal Pot Holder Loom ~ Mom loved making pot holders for all of her relatives.

Baby asprins

Bayer Baby Chewable Aspirin - before baby aspirin became the lethal poison that it is for today's children.

AFTER BATH SPLASH 15 OZ Design House: Revlon Year Introduced: 1935 Fragrance Notes: A Classic Scent Of Spice And Florals, Fresh And Invigorating. Recommended Use: Evening

Jean Nate By Revlon After Bath Splash 15 Oz

After bath splash 15 oz design house: revlon year introduced: 1935 fragrance notes: a classic scent of spice and florals, fresh and invigorating.

Many of our little dresses were embellished with Ric Rac & Smocking.

Vintage Ric Rac My gr. grandmother used to make dresses for my sister and me - with lots of ric rac!

Mercurochrome - Notice the lovely color? As you might have guessed from the name, it contained mercury. Yup. Moms all across the nation were swabbing open wounds with a concoction made from stuff now well-known to cause brain damage, kidney failure, and birth defects. Wheeeeeee!

The cure for any cut. It always left you with an orange stain.your mom would blow on the cut while she was putting it on so it wouldn't hurt.

Love this ad! This must have been what my Mom did to me!

fringe trim scotch tape ad This must be the ad my mom saw when she cut my bangs. The tape slipped and my bangs were NOT even and way short.