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Britains Set #318 Royal Artillery Service Dress set.

Old Toy Soldier Auctions’ 3-Day Online-Only Auction Aug. 28-30

PITTSBURGH – After the outstanding response Old Toy Soldier Auctions received following their previous online-only sale of entry-level to midrange sets, owner Ray Haradin said, […]

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Morphy’s Antiques, Advertising and Figural Cast Iron Sunday, August 9

Morphy’s Antiques, Advertising and Figural Cast Iron Sunday, August 9

DENVER, Pa. – Whatever you like to collect, you’ll probably find something great to take home from Morphy’s diverse August 9 auction featuring general antiques, […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for August 2015

Antique Toy World Magazine for August 2015

Don’t miss the August 2015 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: Gordon L. Moyer Memorial Table of Contents Toy Collecting Flies in […]

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Toy Collecting Flies in Chicago

Toy Collecting Flies in Chicago

IF YOU REALLY want to see the size of the Chicago Toy Show, watch the flying drone camera footage taken at our April 2015 event. […]

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Focal Point: Hyster Straddle Truck, Druge, 1951

Focal Point: Hyster Straddle Truck, Druge, 1951

BY STEVE BUTLER A straddle truck is a type of vehicle that moves a load by being positioned over, raising then carrying the load to […]

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Puzzles and Their Place

Puzzles and Their Place

BY STEVE BUTLER A FEW DEFINITIONS need to be stated before delving into the minimally explored area of collectible toys known as keychain puzzles. The […]

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Happy 90th Birthday, John West!

Happy 90th Birthday, John West!

BY ROY BLOMSTER I AM REALLY VERY SHY and do not feel comfortable pushing myself into anyone else’s space unless invited. So when John sent […]

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Millie and John West

John West

BY JIM ENGELAGE Permission from Antique Toy collectors of America (December 2013), President Curtis Smith Long-time ATCA member (1963) John West, 88, is also the […]

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Bertoia’s May 8-9 Toy, Train and Bank Auction Results

Bertoia’s May 8-9 Toy, Train and Bank Auction Results

VINELAND, NJ – There was something special to view with every turn of the page in Bertoia’s May 8-9 “In May We Play” auction catalog. […]

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Waterline Identification Model Ships,
showing 1940s prices.

Authenticast Wartime Identification Models Became Postwar Toys

BY HENRY I. KURTZ “DURING THE Second World War, a nondescript red brick building in Richmond Hill, New York (a district in the New York […]

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Musgo Gasoline porcelain advertising sign. Kyle D. Moore collection.

Morphy’s to Auction Legendary Kyle D. Moore Petroliana Collection Beginning Oct. 5

DENVER, Pa. – Dan Morphy, founder and president of Morphy Auctions, announced today that his firm has been chosen to auction the prestigious Kyle D. […]

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Carlton Antique Toys – Vi and Bill Berry – 501-922-1270

Carlton Antique Toys – Vi and Bill Berry – 501-922-1270

Contact Vi and Bill Berry at 501-922-1270 or email at berrybv@suddenlink.net

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Circa-1910 Punch & Judy Cocktail celluloid-over-cardboard sign, 12 x 7 inches, est. $800-$1,200.

Morphy’s Advertising Auction July 26

DENVER, Pa. – The Fourth of July may be over, but there are still fireworks galore at Morphy’s gallery, even if no one is actually […]

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Chein Hercules stamped, heavy gauge steel Mack coal truck, 19½ inches long. Est. $200-$400.

Morphy’s Las Vegas auction set for August 1-2

LAS VEGAS – There’s plenty to attract fun-seekers to that glittering vacation oasis Las Vegas – casinos, shows, theme hotels, and now that Morphy’s has […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for July 2015

Antique Toy World Magazine for July 2015

Don’t miss the July 2015 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: RSL to Auction William & Elaine Werbell’s Magnificent 60-Year Collection of […]

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