We loved garbage pail kids they were so shocking & gross, yet children. also, a lot of creativity went into each charachter. oh and they had gum inside! Things were so much simpler in the - I wonder why?
A kid could get lost in the story the viewfinder slides tell. There were no sounds but I often could picture how it was and how it would feel like going with my favorite cartoons on an adventure. The Viewmaster
Back when TVs were a decorative piece of furniture and us kids were the remote control! Also that multi-color test pattern that came on after the station signed off for the night and they played the star spangled banner.