"don't sit so close to the tv, you'll ruin your eyes" - must have heard this one a thousand times. and then I had my right eye operated on, and then a patch oer my eye and still wanted to sit so close to the TV !
We used to play in the street, that was the good old days never went back into the house until after the street lights went on ,when your mommy called you, so sad kids cant enjoy things like this these days because of the crime rate
Red ear slider pet turtles from Woolworth's Pet Department. Buying the plastic tank with the fake palm tree and the little diving board. My sister and I would watch these turtles for hours. Who knew back then that they carried salmonella. But we lived.
Back when TVs were a decorative piece of furniture and us kids were the remote control! Also that multi-color test pattern that came on after the station signed off for the night and they played the star spangled banner.