How old are you……old as dirt quiz?


Older Than Dirt Quiz:

Count all the ones that you remember – not the ones you were told about!

1. Blackjack chewing gum

2. Wax Coke-shaped bottles with colored sugar water

3. Candy cigarettes

4. Soda pop machines that dispensed bottles, not cans and they cost 5¢ each.

5. Coffee shops with tableside jukeboxes

6. Home-delivery milk in glass bottles with cardboard stoppers

7. Party lines

8. Newsreels before the movie (There was no TV news, we went to the theater for the news reel)

9. P.F. Flyers

10. Butch wax and flat top hair cuts for the guys

11. Telephone numbers with a word prefix (Olive-6933) You only had to dial the OL6933.

12. Pea shooters

13. Howdy Doody and Clarabell

14. 45 and 78 RPM records

15. S&H Green Stamps (or even Gold Bond Stamps)

16. Hi-fi’ stereos half the size of a room

17. Metal ice trays with lever

18. Mimeograph paper and oh that awful purple ink

19. Blue flashbulbs that usually didn’t work

20. Packards and Nash Ramblers

21. Roller skate keys and no in line wheels

22. Cork popguns and air rifles

23. Drive-in Movies with the playground up at the front.

24. Studebakers and Olds with fins

25. Wash tub wringers and no dryers so you had to hang the wet clothes out on a line.

If you remembered 0-5 you’re still young

If you remembered 6-10 you are getting older

If you remembered 11-15 don’t tell your age,

If you remembered 16-25 you’re older than dirt!

Today I have to admit that I’m older than dirt – I remembered 16 of these.
Oh, Lordy!!


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