Fads
Toys
Products from long ago
Out of date
Potpourri

100

These had large appliques of dogs on them with a leash going up to the waistline

What are poodle skirts?

100

This toy came out in the 1950s and was round and used to spin around your waist

What is a hula hoop?

100

This was the Un-cola

What is 7-Up?

100

You often had to remove this if you had a flat rear tire

What is a fender skirt?

100

This was the name of Annie Rooney's dog

What is Zero?

200

"Greasers" used Brylcreme to get this hairdo

What is a ducktail hairdo?

200

This doll was introduced in 1909 and named for cupid. It had big eyes and only the arms were moveable.

What is Kewpie?

200

This cereal was endorsed by a werewolf

What is Fruit Brute?

200

You could collect these and get free merchandise with them

What are S & H Green Stamps?

200

In a diner, this is what you ordered if the waitress yells to the cook "Abbott & Costello"

What is Franks and Beans?

300

These were kid's shoe of choice in the 1940s & 50s

What are PF Flyers?

300

This was the first "build-it-yourself" toy introduced in 1913

What is the Erector Set?

300

This was the official drink of astronauts

What is Tang?

300

In the early 1900's, you could go into a store or restaurant, pay 5 cents and see an x-ray of your foot on this device

What is the Foot-O-Scope?

300

Dixie Cups had these printed on their lids

What are movie stars?

400

This was a popular game during the Depression and most often played in church halls

What is Bingo?

400

This was originally called the "Pluto Platter"

What is the Frisbee?

400

These two types of chewing gum each had comic strips in them.

What is Dubba Bubble and Bazooka?

400

These are springy projections mounted on a car to show when the driver is too close to the curb

What are curb whiskers?

400

This product promised the "very peak of feminine loveliness"

What is the Disguise bra?

500

This was the longest running fad of the 1920s and started with the discovery of a pharoah's burial chamber

What is Tut-Mania?

500

This toy that was introduced in 1944 and is a substance that is found in an egg.

What is Silly Putty?

500

This mischievous kid and his dog are one of America's oldest trademarks in childrens footwear

What is Buster Brown?

500

This is the color of the flash bulbs used for color film

What is Blue?

500

This article of clothing was made popular in 1954 by Fess Parker in Davie Crockett

What is the coonskin cap?