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Rebound

This was a new take on shove ha’penny but instead of using the heel of your hand and a straight board you had to gauge the speed very carefully and rebound it off of two elastic bands into a scoring position. The other difference is that your opponent could use their pucks to knock yours off the scoreboard – ¬†muahahahahaha

Price circa 1976 from Argos £3.99

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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