Pacers (1976) When Mars punted out a mint variant of their counter-conquering blocks of citrus paste, tolerant half-smiles were the order of the day, but a simple change of name took Opal Mints out from the shadows of their mouth-watering forebears. A sporty theme and the addition in 1980 of green go-faster stripes to the basic white slab more than made up for the disappointingly weak, almost homeopathic, minty tast
1950's Classroom - primary school. There were pots of ink in those inkwells and we used horrible pens which were a piece of wood with a nib attached. I could never get the hang of writing with them. I was thrilled when I could use a fountain pen years later.