You're Getting Old if You Remember...

Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Advantage
  • Candy Cigarettes
  • Wax Coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water inside
  • Coffee shops with tableside jukeboxes
  • Newsreels before the movie
  • Telephone Party Lines
  • 45 RPM records
  • Hi-Fi's
  • Roller-skate keys
  • Drive-in Movies
  • The Fuller Brush Man
  • Penny Candy
  • 15 cent hamburgers
  • Your mom wore nylons that came in two pieces
  • Metal ice cube trays with levers
  • Mimeograph paper
  • 35 cent a gallon gasoline

Okay...that's enough goofing off! I need to get back to work!

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Steve Prewitt
RE/MAX Advantage Realty, Inc.
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Comments (5)

South Austin Real Estate Blog
Sky Realty South Austin - Austin, TX
MMMm,,  guess I'm old.. I remember as a young bride..  a weebabybride...  hamburger was 29 cents a pound, unless it was on sale at 25 cents a pound.  :)
Dec 20, 2007 03:24 AM
Scott R. Turner
CENTURY 21 Broadhurst - Myrtle Beach, SC
Everything We Touch Turns to SOLD!!
Steve how about carbon paper, or when ball players stayed with there team from the beginning to end of there career. I'm just guessing, I don't remember any of that. (lol)
Dec 20, 2007 03:24 AM
Joeann Fossland
Advantage Solutions Group - Tucson, AZ
Master Certified Coach to Motivated Agents
I remember 20 cent gas!!! Oh, my That must really age me! And typewriters :>)
Dec 20, 2007 03:34 AM
Tricia Jumonville
Bradfield Properties - Georgetown, TX
Texas REALTOR , Agent With Horse Sense

Heck, I'm so old MY nylons came in two pieces and I remember when - and WHY - pantyhose were invented. And I remember 25 cent a gallon gasoline (up until about 1972, that one, though).  Definitely remember all that other stuff.  


Dec 20, 2007 03:54 AM
Jim Albano
Prudential Damiano Realty - Little Falls, NJ
Team - Jean-Marie Vantuno / Realtors North Jersey Real Estate
I swear I'm not old but I remember all of those things. Maybe I AM old!
Dec 20, 2007 07:36 AM