Irrelevant (But Tasty) Nostalgia
Remember Spangles? Double wrapped to keep the flavour in and the dirt out?
From memory, the cars went far too fast, were not very controlable and "deroadments" on the corners were frequent.
The modern (but pricey) alternative is the Faller Road System where battery powered cars magnetically "follow" a wire buried in the road surface.
If you have the dosh, a jolly addition to your model railway. fbb doesn't!
The "track" should work outside, though.
When Bus Routes Were Advertised!
The 81 no longer runs to Windsor ...
The green "father" did not GIVE gifts, he expected to receive them or something very nasty would happen. Historically he (it?) would not have said "Ho, Ho, Ho!"
CHRISTmas is all about personal renewal.