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Chicago Pop Culture Convention Nov. 25-26

Chicago Pop Culture Convention Nov. 25-26

Don’t miss the Chicago Pop Culture Convention, held November 25-26 (Saturday 9-6 and Sunday 9-3) at the Pheasant Run Mega Center, 4051 E. Main Street, […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for October 2017

Antique Toy World Magazine for October 2017

Don’t miss the October 2017 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Just look at what’s inside: Auction Team Breker Power and Motion Rich Penn Auctions […]

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Focal Point: Ford Panel Truck, Marx, circa 1952

Focal Point: Ford Panel Truck, Marx, circa 1952

By Steve Butler Having owned the real thing, there is no doubt that the toy panel truck is a rendition of a 1/2 ton 1951-52 […]

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Power and Motion: Auction Team Breker Nov. 11

Power and Motion: Auction Team Breker Nov. 11

Power and motion are the themes of Auction Team Breker’s sale of Science, Technology and Toys on 11 November in Cologne, Germany. From all kind […]

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Rich Penn Auctions Presents: A Fabulous Memory Roundup

Rich Penn Auctions Presents: A Fabulous Memory Roundup

THERE WAS A TIME WHEN the good guys always wore white hats. That’s when family entertainment was a “roundup” around the console radio after dinner. […]

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Old Toy Soldier Auctions Oct. 14: Part II

Old Toy Soldier Auctions Oct. 14: Part II

PITTSBURGH – On October 14, collectors of antique and vintage toy soldiers will be setting their sights on Pittsburgh as Old Toy Soldier Auctions presents […]

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Atypical Twosome

Atypical Twosome

By Steve Butler THERE SEEMS TO BE an endless supply of cast iron toy vehicles in average condition. However, cast iron toy vehicles in better […]

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Daniel Agnew and Hilary Pauley

200 Years of Childhood: London International Show

by Daniel Agnew I’M PROBABLY best known for my many years at Christie’s South Kensington (which sadly in July 2017 closed it’s doors forever) working […]

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Book Review: Radiguet & Sons Scientific Toys

Book Review: Radiguet & Sons Scientific Toys

Review by Pasky Radiguet was founded in Paris, France in 1872. The Radiguets marketed their new type of “scientific toys” such as live steam engines, […]

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Tin Toy Corner: Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Tin Toy Corner: Adventures of Baron Munchausen

by Renaud Fournier The real Baron Munchausen, was born in 1720 in Germany and died in 1797. He served with the Russian army fighting against […]

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Old Toy Soldier Auctions: October 14

Old Toy Soldier Auctions: October 14

PITTSBURGH – On October 14, collectors of antique and vintage toy soldiers will be setting their sights on Pittsburgh as Old Toy Soldier Auctions (OTSA) […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for September 2017

Antique Toy World Magazine for September 2017

Don’t miss the September 2017 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine – look what’s inside: Pook & Pook, Inc. Antique Toy Sale on September 15 […]

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Focal Point: Lockheed Electra, Tootsietoy, 1941

Focal Point: Lockheed Electra, Tootsietoy, 1941

by Steve Butler Tootsietoy’s 1941 factory catalog includes a illustration of their “No. 125 LOCKHEED ELECTRA” and indicates that the plane was distributed in assorted […]

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Stevie Weart and Jack Herbert at an ATCA convention.

In memory of Jack Herbert

By Eric Alberta I had the honor and fun of knowing the Great Jack Herbert for over 30 years. He was a friend and mentor […]

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Noel Barrett / Pook & Pook Sept. 15 Auction

Noel Barrett / Pook & Pook Sept. 15 Auction

By Noel Barrett This 500-lot sale taking place on Friday, September 15, 2017, includes an eclectic variety of toys and objects of interest. Highlights include […]

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