I'm so old I remember... (buy, daughter, sidewalk, scene)
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I remember school paper drives in the 50's. We were either the red or blue team, the grades were divided into two teams. Luckily I usually was on the team that brought in the most newspapers. The prize was a little container of ice cream with a small wooden spoon.
Wooden spoons. Today they have been replaced by flimsy plastic spoons.
I remember when kids were seen and if heard they knew they had better get outside under that chinaberry tree. And I remember when women knew there places and more importantly men knew theirs. I remember when coffee was a dime
Location: S.A., Texas ~ Home of the HUD secretary farm~
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Milk duds were a nickel a box and them and Kits candies were some of my faves.
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