I'd forgotten all about it until today. Even though I played with it, I don't really remember liking it too much. Looking back I can't really understand the point of a clock that doesn't keep time, but whatever. Btw, that's not my hand...
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Friday, April 25, 2014
... when there was a boy who was always being picked-on by several of his classmates, and one day when he was on his way to school, they jumped him and threw him into a mud hole. The boy showed up to school any way without changing his clothes, covered in mud, and announced to the class that doing that to another person "ain't right. It just ain't right". Then the teacher and everyone else in the class started to cry....
Thursday, April 24, 2014
In the '70s, my grandparents who lived in Chatham were members of the Allen Harbor Yacht Club in Harwich Port, Massachusetts. It was designated as a yacht club, but not one single member of the club owned a yacht. Nobody. My grandparents owned a 20' motor boat that they used to take out and drink on. I think a couple of people had small sailboats, but no yachts. I doubt anybody to this day owns a yacht, but whatever.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The above is a circa 1976 plush raccoon toy with a radio inside the body. They were manufactured by Radio Shack. I received one in the Christmas of that year. It went everywhere with me for a couple of years until I outgrew it, then my folks threw it out. I believe it was AM only, and as I can remember none of the stations ever came in clearly. Still it was a definite fave. There were other animal characters also, but I forget what they were.