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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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“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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19th Century German Wooden Toys on Display

19th Century German Wooden Toys on Display

First Major Exhibition of 19th-Century, Wooden Toys Made in Germany for American Buyers to Open in Late October 2016 at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk […]

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Smoky Mountain Antique Toy & Pedal Car Show

Smoky Mountain Antique Toy & Pedal Car Show

IT IS HARD TO imagine the event that started some twenty plus years ago has survived. A small group of guys agreed to meet each […]

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AGPC and ATCA
member Elayne
Star’s Fortune
Telling Games &
Ouiha Boards
at the Brick
Store Museum.

Things We Keep

A selection of AGPC member Elayne Star’s collection of Fortune Telling Games and Ouija Boards is currently on display at the Brick Store Museum in […]

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200 Years of Childhood

200 Years of Childhood

Seminars – Saturday November 19, 2016 The London International Antique Doll, Teddy Bear and Toy Fair is on Sunday November 20, 2016 at from 10am […]

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Chicago Toy Show

Chicago Toy Show

“An Antique/Collectible Doll & Toy Show” 43rd YEAR • SUNDAY, April 24, 2016 • 8:00am to 3:00pm KANE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS, 525 South Randall Road, St. […]

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The Folsom Historical Society Presents The Museum of Wonder & Delight

The Folsom Historical Society Presents The Museum of Wonder & Delight

THE FOLSOM Historical Society is very excited to welcome its newest delight — the Museum of Wonder & Delight. Starring the one-of-a-kind collection of vintage […]

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LEFT TO RIGHT: CTSS Team: Roger Garfield, Judy Mitchell, Jan Garfield, Graham Garfield.

OTSN’s Chicago Toy Soldier Show Changes Management After 35 Years

“It’s merely a changing of the guard, but still staying in the family,” said Don Pielin at this past September’s Chicago Show. THE CHICAGO TOY […]

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The Chicago Toy Show

The Chicago Toy Show

42nd YEAR • SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2015 • 8:00am to 3:00pm KANE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS, 525 South Randall Road, St. Charles IL 60174 FREE PARKING $9.00 […]

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Greater York Toy Show Nov. 30, 2015 Review

Greater York Toy Show Nov. 30, 2015 Review

By Barry Skelly HERE WE ARE AGAIN, it’s Thanksgiving weekend and time for our 33rd Annual Toy Show. Tuesday and Wednesday were spent seting up […]

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Joel BACHELIER New owner of TOYMANIA Paris Antique Toy Show

Joel BACHELIER New owner of TOYMANIA Paris Antique Toy Show

Text and photo Jacky Broutin THIS YOUNG MAN under 50 began collecting antique toys not so long ago. All became in 2007 when he was […]

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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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Glendale Toy Show Brings Out Cool Summer Treats This August

Glendale Toy Show Brings Out Cool Summer Treats This August

Jim Maley, co-producer of The Glendale All American Toy and Advertising Show, has a really cool surprise for his guests that attend the famous show […]

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January’s Glendale All American Toy and Advertising Show

January’s Glendale All American Toy and Advertising Show

WHILE THE REST of the country experienced one of the coldest winters on record, the weather could not have been better January 16 and 17 […]

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