sears roebuck catalog: Sears was good to us! Toilet paper shortage. Mail order catalogs. - 03/23/20 07:38 AM

Check out the toilet paper of yesterday.
This shortage of toilet paper makes the older generation chuckle because today's generation has no memory of the toilet paper of yesteryear.  I happen to have these old catalogs saved for some reason and they could be useful again!  
If you check the history of today's toilet paper you will learn that when toilet paper was first produced the buyers refused to purchase it.  Why should they? 
Sears sent out so much free paper in their catalogs that there was no reason to spend money.  They sent Christmas books, Home books and the clothing magazines that … (13 comments)

sears roebuck catalog: Remembering. Dirt roads, mail boxes, toy wagons, wonderful relatives. - 02/11/20 01:33 PM

Remember?
This picture may bring back old memories of dirt roads, country areas, toy wagons, great relatives who helped with the kids and, in short, the good ole days.
The lady looks too old to have children that young but she is probably baby sitting for a family member.  It really did bring back old memories (not that pleasant) of country living on dirt words with very little traffic and how often families had a little red wagon to do lots of things with.....both work and play.
There does seem to be a mailbox in the background.  The "mail man" came by every day … (8 comments)

 
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