*Lifebuoy soap used a fog horn to close out their commercial that went as follows:
"Singin' in the bathtub singin' with joy,
Livin' the life of Lifebuoy.
Can't help singin' 'cause I know,
Lifebuoy really stops
*We lived the "simple life".
*If a Dragonfly flew anywhere near us we would take off like a shot! "If they get anywhere on you they can sew up your eyes and mouth" or so we were told.
*Swinging on a gate was a great way to pass the time away; and it was fun too.
*Tree houses for boys were so common as were playhouses were for girls.
*Like everything else, instead of parents helping their children build these dreams they buy them the things they the parents, always longed for.
*The excuse for buying these things is that they don't want their children to do without what they had to.
*You were told to always tell the truth because it is so easy to remember.
*A common sight was seeing a child riding a "Kiddy Car"?