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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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Showtime Watts Western Collection, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 Auction

Showtime Watts Western Collection, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 Auction

The Brad and Mary Watts Western Collection of Cowboy and Native American Indian Artifacts will be Auctioned September 29 thru October 1 The three-day event, […]

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Morphy September 2017 Highlights

Morphy September 2017 Highlights

MORPHY AUCTIONS’ UPCOMING Toy and Doll sale, to be held on September 16th and 17th, 2017 at the company’s Denver, PA gallery, is certain to […]

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Chicago Toy Show: 44th Year, October 22, 2017 8AM-3PM

Chicago Toy Show: 44th Year, October 22, 2017 8AM-3PM

THE CHICAGO TOY SHOW features three enormous exhibit halls filled with toys: East, West, and Exhibit A, backed by two more exhibit halls with more […]

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A ’57 by TT

A ’57 by TT

By Steve Butler This article starts with a short quiz, and all answers are best guesses. Question 1 – How many different Japanese made tin […]

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