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Collecting Vintage Plastic Army Men for the 1950s and 60s

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Going to the Dime Store was a real treat for us kids growing up in the 1950/60's. And one of the items boys were always attached to were plastic army men and and anything that had to do with war and the space age.

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New Picks Found Las Vegas and 1960's Marx Tin Toy Collectibles

Posted by Mark Holderfield on

Las Vegas and 1960s Marx Tin Toy Just found from an estate sale a bit of Las Vegas history. This Good Luck token came from John W Brown's Horseshoe Club which operated from 1953 to 1958.    1960s Marx mini crawler windup tin toy. The Lewis Marx Toy Company of New York was at one time the largest toy company in the world brand ending in the late 1970s. This guy is in pristine condition for his age. Most have scratch marks and the rubber tracks are deteriorated or missing.       

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