Mine was this color, same seat, but I had streamers and a with basket on the front with flowers on it, and a bell. =)
Raleigh Chopper - I never actually owned one but some of my friends did and allowed me to ride one sometimes. I coveted one dearly.
70s Bicycle - Banana Seat
Vintage Ad: Alan Oakley & Ogle Design, Raleigh Chopper Mark II, 1972-82. Raleigh Bicycle Company, Nottingham, England.
no hand brakes and the banana seat!
1971 Sears Christmas Catalog P228 by Wishbook, via Flickr
when bikes were cool 1972, Sears Wish Book.
I had a bike like this with streamers
And there it is... My very first bike. Only, mine had a white basket on the front with retro neon colored daisies, streamers, and my dad put those neon rainbow colored spoke decorations on so my bike would jingle as I rode. ;)
The Black Prismatic Chopper http://www.uksportsoutdoors.com/product/mbm-district-woman-24-bicycle-mountain-bike-mtb-pink-18s/