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Was so cool to see who read the book before you!

Library book check-out cards. I remember signing a lot of these when I was young because a trip to the library and selecting the exact right book to read was a real adventure back in my day.

Vulcans in Camera - Avro Vulcan B2 BS XL384. This is a well-used photograph of Avro Vulcan B2 Blue Steel XL384 over the Niagara Falls with a W103A Blue Steel training round. 384 was delivered to No 230 OCU at RAF Finningley in April 1962. It was withdrawn from service in August 1963 and returned to Woodford for reengining with Olympus 301 engines and conversion to B2 Blue Steel. It reentered service with the Scampton Wing in August 1964. In February 1970, 384 was converted back to free…

RAF Avro Vulcan carrying a Blue Steel missile over Niagara Falls in 1965 (MOD/Crown Copyright)

1950-60s nightly torment

Curling your hair, style. Remember the plastic brush rollers with picks to hold them on place? After washing hair, you would roll it around the curlers. And to think we slept in those things!

The Dick Van Dyke Show -- Rob's autobiography conjures up scenes from the past and leads Alan Brady to buy the book for a television series.

The Dick Van Dyke Show. Created by Carl Reiner. With Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam. The misadventures of a TV writer both at work and at home.

Final flight of the Vulcan - over Bristol

It first flew more than 50 years ago - and vital flying permits will expire this month, grounding the plane forever. Thousands of aviation enthusiasts have assembled around the country to see the Vulcan make its final flights.

Photographer Andy Rouse had the best seat in the house when he was lucky enough to photograph the iconic Avro Vulcan bomber flying over Beachy Head, East Sussex

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Three Vulcan of 617 Squadron, carrying Blue Steel training rounds, demonstrate a dispersal scramble at RAF Scampton on 9 August 1963

Double Bubble gum with comics - the gum was always hard as a rock.

Double Bubble gum with comics - the gum was always hard as a rock. I remember one Christmas i received a small purse full of Double Bubble.