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"This Pears soap just won't wash!" @ The Guardian. An article about one man's hoarding reaction after Pears Soap changed its 200 year old formula.

This Pears soap just won't wash!

I use Pears transparent soap on my baby boy all over and at 5 months old he has never had an ounce of cradle cap! It also makes him smell so beautiful :)

Back in the day when shoes lasted!

Remember having your foot measured at the shoe store? Did you know this was called a "Brannock Device"? Remember when shoe salesmen used to measure your foot and bring you each box of shoes you wanted to try on?

"Eat Me" dates from childhood Christmas' ...remember the twig that you had to eat them with?

Childhood Christmas dates which used to come attached to their twig. The box often bore an illustration of date trees basking beneath a hot Tunisian sun.

Mateus Rose Wine. When you're done stick a candle in the top. This used to be my favorite! Look at that beautiful old bottle....wish I'd saved one or two of mine...

Mateus Rose wine was very popular in the Seventies, and the bottles used to get re-used as candleholders. We thought we were so sophisticated!

Never forget the smell of Germolene! I still have it only it is now in a tube.

Never forget the smell of Germolene! I always think root beer tastes like germolene!

I think that the adverts used to say it contained a quantity of cold cream

I remember my Mum using this as a beauty soap! her skin must have been tougher…

How I loved this song.

Puff the Magic Dragon- Peter, Paul and Mary. I couldn't sing this in elementary school music class without crying. Then when I learned what the song was about in junior high school--I felt like an idiot for being emotional about it

Looney Tunes Ending

Cartoons on Saturday Morning Speed Buggy! I watched this cartoon on Saturday mornings! One of my favorite Bugs Bunny cartoon

Izal Toilet Paper Chad Valley offer | by GoldScotland71

Izal toilet paper, hard and nonabsorbent! My grandparents had this at their house, we used to sneak our own soft toilet roll in to use. Great for tracing paper!

I used to pour the whole bottle of this in the bath! M.

Matey Bubble Bath Why did Matey have to change the old version of this bubble bath? Fab bottle and it used to make your bath water blue - bring it back!