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I Owned A Walkman

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    Wasn't Sony, But Nearly As Old

        One birthday around '85, I got a Walkman not long after they came out.  It was a Panasonic brand and one of the first they sold.  It took 4 AA batteries and could play one tape front and back before running out of juice.  I smile as I remember listening to the Top Gun...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M Jun 25, 2012

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    I Had A Walkman

    I had a walkman bought it at Kmart.  I enjoyed listening to country music on it.   I don't know what happened to it.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Jan 27, 2012

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    I Still Have It Too

    Its a splashproof one,Sony sports,yellow, model wm-fs497
    frostbittensoul frostbittensoul 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 25, 2010

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    Greatest Invention

    I remember when I got my Walkman for Christmas. It was the original Sony Walkman, just before they came out with the Walkman 2, which was much smaller. I thought it was the greatest invention ever made. Now I could listen to music wherever I was: on the schoolbus, between classes...
    MagnusRobotFighter MagnusRobotFighter 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 12, 2013

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