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Scenes from 1970s Middle-Class America

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Many of you who are too young to remember Ronald Reagan’s time in the White House will not know what is pictured in one or more of these photos. ¬†Those of us who recall Jimmy Carter’s days in the Oval Office will know exactly what each of these items is. (HT W.E. Heasley)

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In the mid 1970s, all but one of these items was common in ordinary American households. ¬†(The exception was common and familiar to all Americans, but it wasn’t used in homes.)

Those were the days. Not.