Pants Stretchers in the days before perma-press to help give pants legs a crease. They were then starched and ironed. Clothes sprinklers to dampen clothing for ironing. Bonnet hair dryers. Having milk delivered. Outhouses.
Linda ~ Pennsylvania
"Last is just the slowest winner."-C Hr Boyd
“The miracle isn't that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start.” John Bingham
"A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug." P Neal
"Only those who will risk going to far can possibly find out how far they can go." T. S. Elliot
"Self-love is the only weight-loss aid that really works in the long run. - Jenny Craig
Fitness Minutes: (14,870)
1,494 5/9/11 6:44 A
Rotary phones, black and white TVs, walking to school (apparently kids don't do that anymore...), $.34/gallon gas, no internet, no cell phones, typewriters, bell bottoms and platform shoes, watching Neil Armstrong take the first step on the moon...
~Alex~ A&I May "Blue Skies" BSG
"The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are." — Joseph Campbell
Before bar codes existed every item in a grocery store had the price hand written on it or a little sticky tag with the price. Each item had to be lifted by the cashier, looked at and the price keyed into a cash register.
current weight: 248.0
Fitness Minutes: (127,018)
5/6/11 8:01 P
I'm too old to remember what I'm old enough to remember!
"Rather train yourself for godliness; for while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come" (1Timothyï¿½4:7-8)
"Jesus answered, 'The most important [commandment] is, 'Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength'" (Mark 12:29-30).
pop beads, margarine that you had to squeeze to color it yellow, checking your shoe fit in an x-ray machine at the store, when you had to roll down the car window, the first transistor radios, my Mom wearing hose that attached to a garter belt
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11
Fitness Minutes: (12,392)
7,048 4/25/11 9:33 A