Buffalo in the 70s: Twin Fair offers you Father’s Day gift ideas

By Steve Cichon

Booze. Cigars. Wallets. Barracuda jackets. What else could a 1970s dad want? Those were all in the Twin Fair gift guide insert found in The News 45 years ago this week.

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Steve Cichon

Steve Cichon writes about Buffalo’s pop culture history. His stories of Buffalo's past have appeared more than 1600 times in The Buffalo News. He's a proud Buffalonian helping the world experience the city he loves. Since the earliest days of the internet, Cichon's been creating content celebrating the people, places, and ideas that make Buffalo unique and special. The 25-year veteran of Buffalo radio and television has written five books and curates The Buffalo Stories Archives-- hundreds of thousands of books, images, and audio/visual media which tell the stories of who we are in Western New York.