First up, by special request, the 1963 Miniature Knights & Castle Playset from Marx. Featured in a previous auction @ Croton's own SeriousToyz.com, it sold for $216.16--And all the pieces were there too!
Next is the 1956 Marx Robin Hood playset, featured in a previous auction at SERIOUSTOYZ as well; it sold for $196.00 some years ago.
It's followed by a close-up of one of our favorite Howard Lamey putz houses--USO Dance Tonight (at the high school). The vintage soldiers are probably by Barclay.
Again, click on the photos and links.
Speaking of toy soldiers, here's a site for your consideration: SPILLWAY TOY SOLDIERS. Offerings include The French & Indian War, the Texas War for Independence, The Civil War, Buffalo Soldiers and much more http://spillwaytoysoldiers.homestead.com/
We've featured this video for making Z scale scenery trees but really it has so many applications--and is quite satisfying to watch again! CLICK HERE.
And from ToyConnect: In keeping with the most recent theme of MPC's military toys from the '60 & '70s we bring you this really cool Armoured Vehicle-Launched Bridge or AVLB.
See the photos and video at http://toyconnect.blogspot.com/2019/02/mpc-armoured-vehicle-launched-bridge.html
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