Sweet Sixties: Sixties confectionary from the Robert Opie Collection, Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
SHERBET FOUNTAIN - fond memories of choking on the sherbet if you sucked the licquorice too hard
These, and Fruit Salads, were the cheapest available sweets so we ate a lot of them. The factory was in our town.
Spanish Gold - pretend coconut flavoured tobacco.... loved this!
Spangles Flavours -! #spangles #sweets #1970s
Corona Man - Cream Soda was my favourite.
It's good to be happy... remember when the sound of an ice cream truck could send you into a conniption fit of euphoria?
Rag-and-bone man, with horse and cart, once a common sight on British streets. He would call out Rag n' Bone Rag n' Bone and collect just those things and lived off the proceeds he could sell on. They still exist but now use vans and lorries
Cotton reel tank - I'd forgotten all about these... Wow, simpler times.
Girls in the Biba boutique, London, 1960s.