Monkey bars at the playground.yes, we wore dresses all the time, even when climbing the monkey bars. (When I was in grade, a grade safety patrol boy teased me about being able to see up my dress, so I beat him up.
elementary recess--back int he day before schools got sued for kids breaking their arm on the playground. I do remember that every year at least one or two of my classmates would break an arm playing on the monkey bars.
School playgrounds were blacktop. Your tough luck if you fell from the slide, the swings, or the monkey bars; this pinner's comment: yeah, scrapes and scabs were aplenty; remember being told that a scab was "nature's bandage"?
Remember when this was the biggest problem you encountered all day? But we figured it out. Walked to the side pulled the swing away from the puddle and jumped on it. Getting off with dry feet was the next problem. But we didn't care.
Drive-In Movie Sound System.Speakers at the drive in.one for your car.one for the car on the other side of you.what fun it was! Not so much fun to drive away at the end of the movie with the speaker still clipped to your window!