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Proud To Be Trina wrote:
Payphones??? You never see payphones anymore.
Seem's they should have to have more....for the seniors that never had cell phones?....

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Old Sam wrote:
...cinnamon toothpicks.......
I sure do... haven't seen any in years also. Never searched for them on-line...have to add that to my internet waste of time "to do" list. Thinking about giving up smoking, and see where they could help.

Also,remember when you could open a door for a woman when the opportunity should arise (say a store, restaurant etc)... and be told I don't know, just a "thank you"? Just how I was raised. Some of the ladies still occasionally do, I suppose.

But also most of the time they either don't say a word, and then walk by with their noses in the air, is if they were possibly royalty.... Or tend to look at me like "what the heck are doing?" like I was lost in a time machine from days long gone, LOL. But even half of the latter ones do seem to manage a surprised nod and a thank you, though :).

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Will Munny wrote:
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I sure do... haven't seen any in years also. Never searched for them on-line...have to add that to my internet waste of time "to do" list. Thinking about giving up smoking, and see where they could help.
Also,remember when you could open a door for a woman when the opportunity should arise (say a store, restaurant etc)... and be told I don't know, just a "thank you"? Just how I was raised. Some of the ladies still occasionally do, I suppose.
But also most of the time they either don't say a word, and then walk by with their noses in the air, is if they were possibly royalty.... Or tend to look at me like "what the heck are doing?" like I was lost in a time machine from days long gone, LOL. But even half of the latter ones do seem to manage a surprised nod and a thank you, though :).
....mostly folks say nothing...no smile....not even an acknowledgement.....and the younger the folks are the likelihood of being ignored goes up.....but i can't help it.....i still hold the door and smile like a gibbering idiot..........

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Old Sam wrote:
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....mostly folks say nothing...no smile....not even an acknowledgement.....and the younger the folks are the likelihood of being ignored goes up.....but i can't help it.....i still hold the door and smile like a gibbering idiot..........
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Me too... and when they arrogantly walk through the door that we graciously opened, it's too late to "accidentally" trip them anyway :).... So we may just as well just keep smiling.

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Will Munny wrote:
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Me too... and when they arrogantly walk through the door that we graciously opened, it's too late to "accidentally" trip them anyway :).... So we may just as well just keep smiling.
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Old Sam wrote:
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.....it don't cost nothin'.......
Nope, not a cent. Twas a horrible thing of me thinking about tripping them. A shove maybe? Also, just kidding...

And didn't and I didn't realize about the pixie stix, until you mentioned them.

Wonder if they still make Big Chew... the shredded bubble gum that came in the look alike tobacco pouches? That was THE stuff when I played little league. With the huge bubbles we were blowing combined with the oversized helmets... it was a wonder we could even see the baseball to hit it.

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....topps baseball cards.....are there still baseball cards for sale.....?

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Old Sam wrote:
....topps baseball cards.....are there still baseball cards for sale.....?
Not positive, but pretty sure. I found some cinnamon tooth picks BTW, bunch of em' on line. Here's one site -> http://www.candycrate.com/cinnamon-toothpicks...

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Will Munny wrote:
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Not positive, but pretty sure. I found some cinnamon tooth picks BTW, bunch of em' on line. Here's one site -> http://www.candycrate.com/cinnamon-toothpicks...
....junior high school...usta make 'em ourselves....sold 'em fer a nickle apiece.......that cinnamon oil was s t o u t........

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Old Sam wrote:
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....junior high school...usta make 'em ourselves....sold 'em fer a nickle apiece.......that cinnamon oil was s t o u t........
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...those big slabs of multi-colored/flavored coconut......
was one of dads favs...and coconut haystacks, circus peanuts...

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Old Sam wrote:
....topps baseball cards.....are there still baseball cards for sale.....?
Just got my son some Topps football cards... trying to steer him away from pokemon and such.

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There was a place I knew that sold all that stuff, not so long ago. Now it's a Casey's. But you can still find it at Cracker Barrel. I loved the coconut. They have the root beer barrels, circus peanuts, stick candy of all flavors, fudge. All the stuff from when we were kids.

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There was a place I knew that sold all that stuff, not so long ago. Now it's a Casey's. But you can still find it at Cracker Barrel. I loved the coconut. They have the root beer barrels, circus peanuts, stick candy of all flavors, fudge. All the stuff from when we were kids.
... lemon drops ...

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Jul 29, 2013
 
GMGMIKE wrote:
<quoted text>... lemon drops ...
Any brand, but I like Lemonheads.

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Anybody remember Chocolate Babies?

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Anybody remember Chocolate Babies?
I do not.

I do remember chocolate bottles filled with alcohol.....

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... rolling down the drivers window just about all the way down, with the family, and putting that big old heavy speaker hangin' on the window at the drive-in ...

then the teenage years began and who cares what came over the speakers ... we were makin' out, lol ... the double dates were fun ... or a bunch of us would all bring our cars and pull in together ... Pam and Debbie had a Rambler station wagon we all piled in one time ... their brother was so big we called him Baby Huey ... Man, we had fun at the drive-in ... Remember when?...

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Go Blue Forever wrote:
Anybody remember Chocolate Babies?
I do. Sort of like gummy bears?

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... rolling down the drivers window just about all the way down, with the family, and putting that big old heavy speaker hangin' on the window at the drive-in ...
then the teenage years began and who cares what came over the speakers ... we were makin' out, lol ... the double dates were fun ... or a bunch of us would all bring our cars and pull in together ... Pam and Debbie had a Rambler station wagon we all piled in one time ... their brother was so big we called him Baby Huey ... Man, we had fun at the drive-in ... Remember when?...
I loved the drive in. There's still one out by the lake. And my first car was a Rambler 4 door. I loved that car.

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