Monday, October 22, 2012


How many of the following,
do you remember?

Headlight dip-switches,on floor of the car.
Ignition switches on the dashboard.
Trouser leg clips, for bicycles without chain guards.

Soldering irons you heated on a gas burner.
Using hand signals for cars, without turn indicators.
Older Than Dirt Quiz:
Count all the ones that you remember,
not the ones you were told about.

Ratings at the bottom:
1. Sweet cigarettes
2. Coffee shops with juke boxes
3. Home milk delivery in glass bottles
4. Party lines on the telephone
5. Newsreels before the movie
6. TV test cards
(mentioned earlier)
that came on at night after the last show and were there until TV shows
started again in the morning.
(There were only 3 channels)
7. Peashooters
8. 33 rpm records
9. 45 RPM records
10. Hi-fi's
11. Metal ice trays with levers
12. Blue flashbulb
13. Cork popguns
14. Wash tub wringers
If you remembered 0-3
You're still young

If you remembered 3-6
You are getting older

If you remembered 7-10
Don't tell your age

If you remembered 11-14
You're positively ancient!

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