For some reason, hypnotizing your parents was one of the most popular selling points for kids. There were plenty of items being advertised that would help you achieve this goal. That being said, if your parents ever showed signs of being hypnotized by the items, chances are they were being a good sport.
There are also some cool items in these ads that were great for short-time fun and were quite inexpensive. Check out some of these awesome ads in the images below.