Candy Cigarettes (be cool like Dad). From crunchy candy to those that blew a powdered sugar puff of smoke. The lit end was pink. It was once cool for everyone to smoke. Back then patients in hospitals even had an ashtray in their room.
the fun of talking on an old fashioned phone. kids from today will never know. I remember always wrapping the extra long phone cord around my body while talking! My mom fussed because she said I was stretching out the cord!