Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Yes, it will be discussed about what we saved. Not a collector, but it is hoarded. Because, as always, and said - "and give me this brand - I'm saving them."

I think this part is no less touching, because what we saved was for us the second largest holiness. After the mother, of course. So, let's begin.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Stamps

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

In my opinion, I did not collect stamps only lazy. Already even the brand of envelopes unglued for a couple, but they were at all. I also had a cherished little album. Part of the brands inherited from his older brother, part I traded or bought for pocket money himself. I just love their brand: aircraft, ships, cars, painting of medieval masters, which I learned the structure of the female body, berries, birds, people, person, town - it was a whole world in a single album.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Soviet, Polish, Cuban ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Moreover, CUBA always and necessarily be read as "SIVA" and I had no idea what it is.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Here's a little album and I was

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

But the most valuable - is triangular and calcium oxide, ie, without a stamp...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

One of my favorite episodes was here this

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

But the most-most - that this

the

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Do not say that I am passionate hoarding icons, but still we were full of them - in a box with buttons on the carpet, on the pennants on the chest, under the sofa, toys ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Some of my friends icons are not particularly valued, so the desired icon easily could elicit a gift.

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In the USSR loved icons. Loved them to do, give love on any occasion, liked to buy. Parents are at work constantly received some badges. That honorable combatants, some of the social. competition is for participating in the exhibition ... motivation system was very primitive and cheap. Distinguished - get a badge and be proud. And proud of it. They worked not for money, but for the idea. And the icon. icons so it was not a lot to say - there were so many. Different. And even funny

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And even so ....

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With the advent of the nineties Soviet aluminum badges stamped lost their relevance. To us came new cartoons, which replaced the Wolf, Hedgehog, Rabbit and other characters. Our portfolios chest and clung to Disney characters

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We grew up, and together with us "grown and matured" badges. "I bought a badge ...". What a profound thought ...

Coin

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

As well as the brand, foreign or antique coins were each. I do not believe, if you say that you did not have GDRovskih pfennig, Bulgarian or Polish stotinkas pennies. Coin socialist countries the people there were a lot of - some serving, some resting, someone just had. And carried the coins, which quickly dispersed by hand.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And who, having found among the data mom bread coins pre-reform "threefold" or "penny" Do not delay it in his cherished piggy bank? These coins 30-50s's somehow different from the post-reform. Curls, a different number of bands on the arms, the other letters, font ... Remember the legendary film "money-changers" - it's just about these coins :)

Coin changed on stamps, badges and back. And coins played "snip", but it moves, earning his ice cream, cigarettes, chewing gum and sosachki. His collection of coins I have for some reason, buried in the ground, having read the pirated novels ... And now regret - there were so cool ...

Souvenirs

How do you feel on the type of these machines? :) Same as me?

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And this is how?

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Drool flowed? Yeah, it's notable collection. I was not even half of it. But they were the most precious thing I had. In the literal and figurative sense of the word. They cost a lot. For example, the "Volga GAZ 2402 Aeroflot" I was bought for 10 rubles

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And the "Field" was also not cheap

Postcards

And now the girls can go back again to us - remember their great treasures :)

I do not know whether you are sending is now his family and friends postcards by regular mail? In my opinion, today's young people already can not understand how it is, and why, if there are services Yandex, Mail, and others :) But we appreciated each card, which find themselves in a mailbox before March 8, February 23, May 1, , Happy Birthday and Happy New year. Each card has its own way unique. Warm words, "Hello, my dear," the beginning, "whole" at the end ... A piece of heat, heart and soul ... They were beautiful.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Good.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Funny.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Funny.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Serious.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

In general, there were many. So much that we hoarded them.

calendars

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

We did not have calendars on your iPhone, computer and phone. Therefore, the days of Mom's birthday, dad, sister, brother, boyfriend, girlfriend, dolls and its finally we celebrated the handle in the paper calendar cards. They also had a lot to start picking them up.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Calendars, as well as badges issued for any occasion. They were cartoon characters

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And nyashnye seals, dogs, and public service ads like "Matches to children - not a toy." Or "In case of fire - call 01".

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

There were views of cities

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And the other Misc ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

But the coolest - it's stereo ... We called them "iridescent". Povernesh one angle - one scene from another - the second. Mini-comics.

Stickers-perevodilki

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Another popular hobby was collecting and pasting, which can only be images, called "perevodilki". The technology of their gluing was not easy and required skill I often "zaparyval" part of the picture, t. To. The film was extremely thin and delicate. But this did not cloud the joy of beholding the new image ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

... on the kitchen wall ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

... on the bedside table in prihozhke ....

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

... on the tiles in the bathroom ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

in the breadbox ... ..

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

have been very popular with faces of different perevodilki tetenek. Girls pasted them on the cover of his diary

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And I like the heroes of cartoons. first Soviet

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Then Disney

Matchbox labels and color matches

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And I was saving Matchbox labels. And they even do not have to tear off - collecting these small pictures in the USSR was quite "legal" - in "Sayuzdruk" easily could buy naborchik labels.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Of course, sets quickly bored, and it was "not a sport", so peeling labels from boxes was more interesting way of accumulation.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

And I like to collect color matches. They were a rarity, because in addition to brown, we almost did not see the other.

Bottle Caps

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

They were always the standard - dirty gold. Whether it's beer or lemonade - tin, and under her white rezinochka, which makes them a photo, tightly clutching a picture in the newspaper. Therefore rarely hits the streets were colored cork weight in gold.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Cigarette packs

You feel closer to the master? :) Let's talk about the packs.

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

sank in my chest? The names of the 90 "PellMell", "Magna", "Sovereign", "Fine 120," "Lucky Strike", "Sea" :)

Who in many began to smoke, I confess :) - to 13. In the same year, and dropped. Forever. My first bought cigarettes were "Rodopi" ( "Smoking girls, Rodopi, so tits do not grow at the railway. Ne", "Smoking, boys, Palmali, that something was not dropped"). And before that, ashamed to admit, we collected cigarette butts, crumbled remnants in the newspaper and resins under the balcony. For happiness to find menthol ... Damn, let kolites - you did so? Or we were the only ones rogue? 8-0Ctydno even remember ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

But there is a fairly steep pachechku - those few who were

By the way, somewhere in the collection zanykal half a pack of Camel. I specifically its canned: put silica gel in and soldered polyethylene. For some reason it was confident that by the time a cigarette is only stronger and more valuable ... Check what? ...

Jar!

Jars! Jars!

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

This "wall" could truly be jealous!

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

But no one so much it was not among my friends. There was about as

Jars always given the highest place of honor in the room. Edakii red angle. To all the friends come immediately saw the collection.

Many cans picked up on the street. It took even badly wrinkled and flattened - all easily rectified only give the time and a pencil. On rare crumpled jar it was not sorry to spend and evening - she straightened valued no less. Jars were divided on the form: "house", "straight", "long" (0, 5). "House" - it is the most common and usual form. "Direct" were a rarity - they had no narrowing at the top and the bottom (flat cylinder).

Candy wrappers and wrappers

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

The girls often collected wrappers from chocolates. first such

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

From colorful zolotinok done "sekretiki" in the land, that we boys proudly destroyed like mine. And even girlish tears have not touched ...

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

Friends and who remembers the famous chocolate bars "Holiday Boniface" ??? I've been looking for any information about these bars. Do they now produce. Can anyone have their photo? They were heavenly delight! They took them only from Moscow, gave the house strictly portions :) I remember: in white, soft nougat, wafer thin fruit and thick-thick layer of chocolate. And a beautiful wrapper with different scenes from the movie

Memories of the Soviet Union: it collected children

In the 90s, when the invasion of Mars, Snickers, Stimorol, I myself began to collect bright, plastic packaging of chocolates and cookies. We remember than regaled

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Well, the magic chest "Milky Way," with "the LEGO" elements. Remember?