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Put on a Happy Face

Collection of Smiley Faces

1960’s Coin Purse

Smiley Coin Purse University Federal Savings Bank

“Open a savings account, and put on a happy face.”

Mug o’smilesWinking Smiley Mug

This squishy stress ball is a bit bigger than golf ball.

HAppy Stress ball

C’mon Get Happy

With messages like:   You’re 100% fun. Nice try, People like you, Good job, Your breath is so minty, and The sky’s the limit.

Here’s a Smiling Magic 8 ball.

This small hard ball is all smiles as it hangs out with the marbles.Smiley ShooterFresh from the orthodontist’s parking lot. Not vintage, but cute and sassy.

happy jeep

The detail? “Silly Boys. . . Jeeps are for Girls!”

Put on a Happy Face is from the musical Bye Bye Birdie (1960).  One smiley face image was designed in 1963 in Worcester, Massachusetts, and another designed in 1967 in Seattle, Washington.

Are smiley faces still popular today?

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I’d say so :)  Have a Nice Day!


I just like this shot of the happy Squishy Ball because he looked kind of reflective.

An extra reason to smile–the Seahawks are playing in the Superbowl!!!

Catch a Glimpse Button

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2 Thoughts on “Put on a Happy Face

  1. Eggplant on 1 February, 2014 at 1:15 pm said:

    Well this post just makes me Happy!

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