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1960s in the box Suzy Homemaker Dishwasher and Washer
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Post# 722586   12/22/2013 at 20:03 (3,768 days old) by xpanam (Palm Springs California )        

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Post# 722653 , Reply# 1   12/23/2013 at 02:11 (3,767 days old) by tolivac (greenville nc)        

Very nice!!But just as expensive as the REAL ones!!!It is neat that they are "unissued"!!

Post# 722674 , Reply# 2   12/23/2013 at 08:50 (3,767 days old) by verizonbear (Glen Burnie )        
I had both of these as a child

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Much to my father's chagrin I asked for both of these for Christmas in 1968.

Washer : Sold one piece tub and agitator forerunner of the Skinny Mini, actually agitated and would spin ( manual push button controls) There was a bellows device for the "jet action " feature that really did not work that well. Remembering the mechanics of it, very complex engineering for a toy


Dishwasher: Impeller model, was not "splashy" at all , I was disappointed.

I got the Super Oven for my birthday, who knew a 100 watt bulb would bake a cake. The door would lock until the oven and cake cooled.


I love this commercial " with Suzy Homemaker you are the "queen" of your home " lol


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Post# 722684 , Reply# 3   12/23/2013 at 10:53 (3,767 days old) by franksdad (Greenville, South Carolina)        
I must confess...

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I asked Santa for both of these in 1962.  My dad and oldest sister raised hell but since I had emergency surgery the week before Christmas that year Santa brought me these.  Yes, I loved them and would give a king's ransom to have mine back!  For years my oldest sister would call me Suzy.


Post# 722758 , Reply# 4   12/23/2013 at 17:41 (3,767 days old) by norgeway (mocksville n c )        
I had!

The Range..it really would bake a cake!My Dad gave up long ago, my Mother got me whatever I wanted and ignored him!!

Post# 722764 , Reply# 5   12/23/2013 at 18:13 (3,767 days old) by Yogitunes (New Jersey)        

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I had the whole kitchen/laundry, including the blender, and I think there was a mixer as well.....all the cake kits from my Easybake oven worked for these units...and we thought it was a big deal to mix Kool-Aid in the blender....happy little homemakers we were....

don't get me wrong....I also had Tonka trucks to play with outside.....had to create dirty clothes somehow.....

actually I washed all my socks in that washer.....

you can find the "My Little Kenmores" at Kmart.....buts its just basically a cardboard box....not the same as functional SuzyHomemaker stuff....kids today don't know what their missing....


Post# 722790 , Reply# 6   12/23/2013 at 20:18 (3,767 days old) by kenmore58 (Rhode Island)        

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Let's see, so far the Suzy Homemaker collection goes as follows: One full-size washer, complete with cover and box; one full-size washer, no box, missing cover. One smaller version of washer with box. Sink/dishwasher combo, no box. All three sizes of the stove (with boxes). Blender (in original box).

I need help!

Ron
Kenmore58


Post# 723170 , Reply# 7   12/26/2013 at 08:56 (3,764 days old) by paulc (Edinburgh, Scotland)        
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Looks amazing! Mind you, I would have loved the washer too, have seen some youtube clips of it in action.

Post# 723237 , Reply# 8   12/26/2013 at 17:23 (3,764 days old) by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

I have my sister's dishwasher in the basement. It looks like new and, as stated above, was a great disappointment; a few drops of water thrown on the see thru part of the door. I bought it for her, surprise, surprise.


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