• Faces Of Northeast


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    Batter up!

    February 19th, 2020
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  • Remember This? The Smiley Face

    January 8th, 2020
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News A campaign to boost morale among insurance agency employees lead to the creation of the Smiley […]


    Remember This? Wooden sleds with runners

    December 31st, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News The kids will be dashing through the snow (next time the white stuff hits town) if […]


    Remember This? Squeeze Your Bippy Board Game

    December 25th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News You can bet your sweet bippy that Laugh-In fans wanted Santa to leave this game under […]


    Remember this? View Master

    December 18th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News A chance encounter inside a cave led to the development of this long-time favorite toy. Harold […]


    Remember This: Wind Up Toys

    December 11th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Batteries not included—nor required. Wind-up toys, with their simple repetitive movements, can be traced to a […]


  • Remember This: Mail Order Catalogues

    December 4th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Grab your notebook paper and sharpen your pencils, kids. It’s time to make your Christmas “wish […]


    Remember This: Holiday Glitter Plaques

    November 27th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Whether hung on a door, a wall, or in a window, these bright-colored decorations were a […]


    Remember This? Pie bird

    November 20th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News A little bird told me your pie crusts are soggy. While this little ceramic bird might […]


    Remember This: mimeographs and Ditto machines

    November 13th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Making copies? Whether you need 2 or 200, the process has not always been as easy […]


    Remember This: Reddy Kilowatt

    November 5th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Someone’s in the kitchen with Reddy Kilowatt. In 1926, Ashton B. Collins Sr. was looking to […]


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