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A daily look back at the toys, games, and objects that captured our attention as children and continue to fascinate us today.

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“KerPlunk is the game where you take your pick and pull a stick. If all the marbles fall, you lose it all! You’re only sunk if they go… KerPlunk!”

KerPlunk was initially released by the Ideal Toy Company in 1967, then later by Mattel, and finally by Tyco in 1991.

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