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Kelly Tires w/ Lotta Miles
Porcelain Sign, $88,450

Morphy July Automobilia Auction $3.5 Million in Sales

DENVER, PENNSYLVANIA, August 7, 2016 – It was fifth gear all the way with Morphy’s most recent Premier Automobilia and Petroliana auction. This two-day event, […]

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Peddling Ice Cream

Peddling Ice Cream

By Steve Butler THE RAIN HAD PASSED but it was still a lousy morning. It was windy and way too cold for a Pennsylvania day […]

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National Christmas Museum

National Christmas Museum

by Ingrid Floyd TUCKED AWAY IN a corner of Lancaster, PA, is the enchanting National Christmas Center that is sprinkled throughout with toys from the […]

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The 2016 Chicago Toy Soldier Show was a Winner!

The 2016 Chicago Toy Soldier Show was a Winner!

EARLY ON Sunday, September 25, the Hyatt Regency in Schaumburg, Illinois awoke to more than 350 tables of toy soldiers staffed by more than 150 […]

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CBG Mignot’s Prehistoric Animal Herd

CBG Mignot’s Prehistoric Animal Herd

By Henry I. Kurtz I am partial to any toy company that has produced realistic representations of prehistoric creatures. Among toy soldier firms, the one […]

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The Real Fernand Martin Toy “Le Jeu de Massacre”

Tin Toy Corner – December 2016

By Renaud Fournier Fernand Martin’s “Le Jeu de Massacre” Advanced collectors of Fernand Martin toys may have noticed a small reference with no picture in […]

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“Toy World” Highlights New Jersey’s Rich Industrial (and Fun!) History

“Toy World” Highlights New Jersey’s Rich Industrial (and Fun!) History

In 1950, New Jersey made one-tenth of the nation’s toys. Only four other states contributed more to the country’s annual 450-million-dollar toy industry. When the […]

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Pook & Pook – Noel Barrett Auction Dec. 2-3

Pook & Pook – Noel Barrett Auction Dec. 2-3

Read the complete article in the December 2016 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Click here to subscribe now! Read the complete article in the […]

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Book: Christmas at Designers Homes Across America

Book: Christmas at Designers Homes Across America

To order: visit www.schifferbooks.com By Katharine Kaye McMillan & Patricia Hart McMillan Almost 400 color images treat readers to dazzling holiday visions that leading designers […]

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Autogyro Toys

Autogyro Toys

By Alan A. Reznik THE AUTOGIRO IS an airplane with a non-powered rotor which revolves as air passes through it. This autorotation results in the […]

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Focal Point: Republican Elephant Gund – 1939

Focal Point: Republican Elephant Gund – 1939

By Steve Butler The Republican National Convention preceding the 1940 presidential election was held in Philadelphia from June 24 to June 28, 1940. The goal […]

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George Lucas-signed lightsaber brings The Force to Star Wars auction Dec. 3

George Lucas-signed lightsaber brings The Force to Star Wars auction Dec. 3

NEW YORK – The Force is strong in a Star Wars-themed auction that will be presented by Jasper52 on Saturday, Dec. 3. The top lot […]

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Mother Larke Antique Dollhouse Miniatures Dec. 9 at Michaan’s

Mother Larke Antique Dollhouse Miniatures Dec. 9 at Michaan’s

ALAMEDA, Calif. – A very special section of Michaan’s Dec. 9 auction is devoted to a collection of exquisite dollhouse miniatures, showcased in opulent, fastidiously […]

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Elaborate craftsman-made model of a circa-1900 horse-drawn fire pumper with hoses, steam gauges on boiler, steel-rimmed wood wheels, and maker’s plate reading ‘F.W. Balcom, 1955,’ est. $12,000-$18,000

Pook & Pook / Noel Barrett Dec. 2-3 Auction

DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. – Pook & Pook, in association with Noel Barrett Antiques and Auctions, will conduct their first joint toy auction on December 2-3, 2016. […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for November 2016

Antique Toy World Magazine for November 2016

Don’t miss the November 2016 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: In Memoriam Dr. Anthony R. Haradin Table of Contents Focal Point […]

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