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Submitted by Rabbi Dov Fischer (United States), Dec 31, 2021 at 16:48

House Calls (medical doctors)
VCR player
Cassette
Beta Max
Sam Goody
Circuit City
8-Track
Pager
Phone Booth
Mrs.
Horizontal hold (on TV)
Vertical hold (on TV)
UHF channels
Gestetner
Ko-rec-type
Record needle
33 rpm
Fax Paper
Now you're cookin' with gas!
chicken fat
kitchen bar soap for dishes
almost gone: double-header
tape recorder
station wagon

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Daniel Pipes replies:

Thank you for these excellent additions. I will include many of them in a second listing.

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