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45.  June 26, 2017            Troll Doll

 

 

 

44.  April 6, 2017              Gumby and his horse Pokey

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Childhood Toys Retro Vintage Gumby Pokey

43.  March 18, 2017        Tinkertoys

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42.  Feb. 14, 2017         Wally Cleaver

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Subject: Jerry Mathers, Tony Dow Program: "Leave It To Beaver" - "Wally Goes Steady" On Air: Premiere - Sat. Sept. 30, 8:30-9 p.m., EDT

41.  Jan. 24, 2017            outdoor milk box

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Menzie Dairy

40.  Nov. 10, 2016       electric football players

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39.  Oct. 2, 2016       badminton birdie

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38.  August 30, 2016    Captain Kangaroo

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37. July 31, 2016  Tiddly Winks

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36.  Bo-Lo Paddle Ball

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35.  June 26, 2016   Duncan O-Boy Yo-yo

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34. Knock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots

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Knock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

From the Heinz History Center Toy Exhibit—Pittsburgh, PA

 

 

 

 

 

33.  Speedy Alka-Seltzer

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32.  Pop Beads

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31.  Shirley temple’s curly locks

 

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30.  Jack-in-a-box

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29.  wringer washer

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28.  Oct. 3, 2015               bonnet hair dryer

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27.  Aug.11, 2015          Barnum’s Animal Crackers

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26.  July 18, 2015             meat grinder

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25.  July 1, 2015               Gaylord

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24.  June 20, 2015           45 RPM children’s record

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23.  June 1, 2015         S & H Green Stamps

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22.  April 30, 2015         marbles

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21.   April 22, 2015         roll of caps for toy gun

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20.  April 6, 2015             Howdy Doody

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19.  March 12, 2015                    cowboy and Indians set

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18.  March 4, 2015       wooden Monopoly game pieces from my old set   Because metal was in high demand during WWII, metal game pieces were replaced with wooden ones.

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17.  Feb.  17, 2015             wiffle ball

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16.  Feb 1, 2015      map of Ponderosa on TV screen before Bonanza episodes

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15.  Dec. 12, 2014    Red Ryder BB Gun

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14.  Nov. 15, 2014     Stretch Armstrong

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13. Nov. 14, 2014        Play Doh can

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12.  Oct. 11, 2014       Have Gun—Will Travel card

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11.  Sept. 17, 2014      Slinky

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10.  Aug 28, 2014      Erector Set—unchanged photo by Gray Higgins            License

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9.  Aug. 10, 2014       Silly Putty—unchanged photo by the_vampire_hanna         License

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8.  July 25, 2014      Mr. Potato Head—unchanged photo by DigitalDoug   License

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7.   July 19, 2014      TV antenna otherwise known as rabbit ears

 

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6.  May 24, 2014     Ball and jacks

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5.  May 6, 2014   Etch-a-Sketch

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4.  April 13, 2014  Parcheesi game board

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3.  March 19, 2014   set of legs from Cootie game—unchanged photo by switchlicense

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2. Feb. 26, 2014   adjustable roller skate key

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1.  Feb. 4, 2014  Viewmaster reel—unchanged photo by CalsidyroseLicense

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