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Vintage Advertising

Remember the toys and games of years past through vintage advertising – for better and for worse!

My Mixer from Gilbert Toys (1963)

My Mixer was a food-mixing device for children that made the preparation of a variety of food and desserts a “fun-filled adventure in homemaking.”

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Golferino from Hubley (1962)

Released in 1962 by Hubley, Golferino was a 9-hole tabletop miniature golf course molded in high-impact plastic.

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Darth Vader Tie Fighter from Kenner (1979)

Released in 1979 from Kenner, the Darth Vader TIE Fighter was a modified version of the company’s original TIE Fighter vehicle replica from the movie Star Wars.

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Musingo from Mattel (1962)

What would you get if you combined bingo with music? Musingo, the “surprise musical” game from Mattel!

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