Wednesday, May 24, 2017

UPDATED: FLICKR ALBUM OF "TRADITIONAL" BOYS TOYS, VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE

It's been a long time since your editor updated the flickr collection of vintage (and some antique!) "boys toys"--toys that traditionally were thought of as "for boys only".  Click on the link and enjoy! http://bit.ly/2qj9E1S

And click on the photo to see the original ROCK'EM SOCK'EM ROBOTS, courtesy of a previous auction at Croton's own SeriousToyz.com

Originally designed by Marvin Glass and Associates, it was first manufactured by the Marx Toy Company in 1964. The 2000's version of the game was made by Mattell and features smaller robots. You may also enjoy:

REMEMBERING MILTON BRADLEY PLUS A VINTAGE BOARD GAME GALLERY http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2015/05/remembering-milton-bradley-vintage.html

2 comments:

  1. Those toys in your Flickr collection are so great, Maria! It's hard to pick a favorite but, given the news that Sir Roger Moore passed away yesterday, I would have to choose the 007 cart with Roger Moore's face on the box (Rob)

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