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Advertising2173 of 5077ButtonsVintage PAN AM Ashtray Circa 1950
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Posted 2 years ago


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I don't know if anyone remembers Charles' Chips??? I saw these in the basement the other day and had to post this pic. If I remember correctly, a man would drive the truck to your house, come in take your old cans, and give you new cans filled with chips, pretzels, and other goodies. I remember when people used to reuse cans and bottles. Remember what it was like to use a bottle for water more than once????!!!!


  1. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    thanks mustangtony. I am surprised they arent more rusted, the basement is very damp. I like them though, as kids we weren't allowed to play with them or anything.
  2. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    LOL!!! and now you gave me the idea to have cupcakes before I go to sleep!!! Later!
  3. disneypoppop, 2 years ago
    We had chips and pretzels delived by Charlie Chip truck. They were the best ever!
  4. spiritinthesky3 spiritinthesky3, 2 years ago
    We had them delivered too! They make a great gift for anyone with the name!
  5. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    They were the best. Things like this....just aren't around any more. We used to get our milk delivered a few years ago, but they don't even do that anymore.
  6. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    thanks to mattyg, bellin68, disneypoppop and mustangtony for the loves!
  7. Bonehead, 4 months ago
    Great cans and great chips, back in the 1970's I was friends of the sons of the owner of Charles Chips and went to there house and they had a swimming pool in the shape of the chip logo on the can. Great memories.

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