Our Past

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Our teachers all wore dresses or neck ties and most were much older than today’s teachers

 

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Many of us had more than one “Best Friend”.
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Those beautiful gym suits that the girls had to wear.
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When you got in trouble at school, this was what you received when you got home.
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The clinking of the bottles meant that the milk man had delivered your daily milk.
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Meals meant that you were ALL sitting around the table, looking nice, with no Cellphone in your hand and talking with each other.
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Getting caught with a weapon in school meant that you were caught with your sling shot.
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A lot of our families just had to try this new idea for Christmas and we were happy that it didn’t last.
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Berma Shave did it’s best to keep us alert on the road with great slogans like this.
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We lived in a time when stores gave us something for shopping at their stores.
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A nickle could get you a nice cold soda pop.
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15 cents could buy you a sandwich under the golden arches
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You could go to the drive in all by yourself (with three of your best friends in the truck) and get in for a buck.
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After the operators, who would ask “number please?”, retired we used these modern devices that were still connected to the wall with a cord.
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A beautiful 1957 Chevy convertible. Still a collectors favorite.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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How about the Chevy Corvette at the old gas station.
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Can you remember playing a game of baseball on the sand lot?


 

 

 

 

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We never had to look for these. They were in the ignition and we never looked our doors.