Miss Neecerie said:Note that he said 'like altoids'......
He means Sucrets et al which used to come in metal tins, and now come in plastic.
LizzieMaine said:Along those same lines, when's the last time anyone saw a nickel-slinger hanging off someone's belt -- those metal lever-operated change dispensers formerly worn by paperboys, trolley conductors, and gas station attendants?
ScionPI2005 said:That's awesome! A very good use for a vintage phone booth.
I'm with everyone on missing old fashion phone "rings". I've never used any other ringtone than an old fashioned bell ring on my cell phone.
John in Covina said:Here's a question for across the pond - does anyone there remember when Guiness was famous for their PORTER? Does anyone recall what it tasted like?
LizzieMaine said:That whole way of life began to die off in the early '90s, and now, it's gone. And the last generation of middle-aged fish cutters are left wondering what they'll do for the rest of their lives.