From a home economics textbook intended for high school girls, teaching them how to prepare for married life. A few ones that stuck out to me: "You have no right to question him." "A good wife always knows her place.
CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – PENNY AND FIVE-CENT CANDY – AVAILABLE IN EVERY “SCHOOL STORE” – 1950s
I grew up in the the prices of some of the candy may have been more than a penny. My allowance from grandma stilled allowed me to buy more candy than dentist would recommend. I learned to read the packaging and pricing of each candy.
Jumping in leaf piles. If I close my eyes and think, I can still smell the smell of the wet, decaying leaves. God, I just loved jumping in leaves or hiding in a leaf pile and scaring my friends. Do kids even do that anymore?