Steve Butler — September 1, 2013 at 12:02 am

Focal Point: 1942 Arcade Tow Truck

Focal Point: 1942 Arcade Tow Truck
Focal Point: 1942 Arcade Tow Truck
A spot for toys in original condition, of definite scarcity and within reasonable means

BY STEVE BUTLER

At first glance the only thing about this cast iron Arcade tow truck that seems to stand out is its condition, which is clearly above average.

With a second glance one might notice that the silver-on-black wheels are not rubber but wood. This discovery would necessitate a closer examination resulting in the following findings:

1) The wheels are turned giving in a tire-on-hub appearance – took some effort.
2) The centers are painted as they were on the black rubber tires.
3) The axles are old with slight rust in the centers.

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