"DOUBLE DOG DARE"
I am sharing this with you today because it ended with a "double dog dare" to pass it on. To remember what a "double dog dare" is, read on. And remember that the perfect age is somewhere between old enough to know better and young enough not to care. How many do you remember?
01. Candy cigarettes
02. Wax coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water inside.
03. Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles (or 8oz pop bottles).
04. Coffee shops with tableside juke boxes.
05. Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum.
06. Home milk delivery in glass bottles, with cardboard stoppers.
07. Telephones on party lines
08. Telephone numbers with a word prefix.....(SUnset 8-5505)
09 Crank telephones in wooden boxes / placing every call through the operator.
10. P.F. Flyers
11. Butch wax / Brylcream
13. Howdy Doody / Buffalo Bob
14. 45 RPM Records / Hi-Fi's
15. Green stamps
16. Getting a set of "free" dishes, one plate at a time from the grocery store.
17. Metal ice cube trays - with levers
18. Mimeograph paper
19. Blue flash bulbs / Instamatic cameras
20. Beanie and Cecil
21. Roller skate keys / metal wheels on roller skates
22. Cork pop guns / putt-putt boats
23. Drive ins / Kings-X / A and W Rootbeer in a frosty glass mug
24. Studebakers / Nash Ramblers / the Edsel
25. Washing machines with wringers
26. The Fuller Brush man
27. Reel-to-reel tape recorders
28. Tinker toys
29. The Erector Set
30. The Fort Apache Playset
31. Lincoln Logs
32. 15 cent McDonalds hamburgers / 10 cent fries
33. 5 cent packs of baseball cards...with that awful pink slab of bubblegum
34. Penny candy / penny ball gum machines
35. 19 cent-a-gallon gasoline
36. Newsreels before the movie / serials
37. "Dime stores"
38. Soda fountains
39. Having all your clothes "ironed"
40. Polishing your shoes
I WANT TO GO BACK TO THE TIME