Tin Toys — September 1, 2010 at 8:49 pm

Mid-Century Frenchmen

BY JACK HERBERT

The first half of the Twentieth Century saw the French Toy Industry in full swing. They produced some of the handsomest tinplate toy vehicles in the late 20s and mid 30s, all of them beautifully proportioned and well built.

Now it may have been a while since you’ve seen some of these splendid toys, so here’s a refresher course for you, including a
number of the very best.

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