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Etch-a-sketch – Had one of these, it’s funny how you could never get that diagonal line as good as the picture. Still, did enjoy playing with it until my brother shook the thing after I had spent hours on a picture. Funny how it got broken shortly after that!

Etch A Sketch, was a great idea that never worked for me, the early board was so difficult to draw on. And after you had spent hours getting something that looked like a cat, you would have to wipe it. Silly game.

70s Toys & Games

Remember the old retro toys you used to play with? Did you bounce about on spacehoppers, play pong or ride around on your cool Chopper? Can you recall the heroes Twirling Tim and Hurricane Hank, and who they used to do battle with in the arena? Did you used to come home from school with bruised knuckles from trying to beat 100 clacks on your Klackers? Or was you the studious type carefully making lovely patterns with your Spirograph which, no matter how careful you were, always seemed to cut through the paper turning your masterpiece into a mess.

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