First courtesy of LOC, an oldie but goodie---the Chicago Coliseum 1912, on a cold winter's day--gorgeous architecture!
Next up, from Croton's own serioustoyz.com, the 1934 Ingersoll “Big Bad Wolf Alarm Clock”; 2 x 4.5 x 4.25”, painted metal casing; arms point at time while his mouth opens & shuts counting seconds.
That's followed by one of our favorite putz churches from Howard Lamey of littleglitterhouses.com: The Three Peak Church
And finally an ad for Patriotic Pillows, World War One... Again, click on the photos and enjoy.
By special request--the "Ready Cut" Paper Village, courtesy of Toys and stuff--possibly 1920's.... Check them out:
Fab Hardware store http://toyconnect.blogspot.com/2014/11/ready-cut-village-vintage-paper-village.html
And Garage http://bit.ly/1yBgezq
And House http://bit.ly/11mx225
And check out these little cute putz houses at a blog that Shiela found--they used Snow-Tex--from MAGIAMIA
These are adorable--click here
And here's some fab Halloween houses, also from MagiaMia; click here
Coming soon to Bertoia Auctions--the Sam Downey Jr. Collection---lots of European tinplate; more info HERE.
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF MORE FABULOUS VINTAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ET. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON HERE.
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