they made £1 notes, you could get all wages paid in 1's a feel rich
Even better, just pull out a wad of 10 Bob notes in a bar in town on a Friday night and one of two things could happen.
1) You'd trap off.
2) You'd get the crap beaten out of you in the Gents. Then after the mugger realised they were all 10 Shilling notes he'd stamp on your nuts for good measure.
Ah the '70s, they were the days. Skinheads, Mods, Suedeheads, Doc Marten's, football violence.
Where did the good old days go?
Hang on, the power's just gone off and the bins haven't been emptied for 4 weeks!