Red ear slider pet turtles from Woolworth's Pet Department. Buying the plastic tank with the fake palm tree and the little diving board. My sister and I would watch these turtles for hours. Who knew back then that they carried salmonella. But we lived.
Back when TVs were a decorative piece of furniture and us kids were the remote control! Also that multi-color test pattern that came on after the station signed off for the night and they played the star spangled banner.
clara peller in wendy's classic ad-Clara Peller (August 1902 – August was a manicurist and American character actress who, at the age of starred in the 1984 "Where's the beef?" advertising campaign for the Wendy's fast food restaurant chain