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Office Cat Tales: the back of the sofa and behind the fridge  16h12 22 janvier
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O woe, bleak January, bringer of lean times to our editing house. Your wintry rap upon the door of our office does chill our fingers, paws and bones to the bit. The Vintage Toy Advertiser archives& ah, too grim a & Continue reading
MOTHERS NOT HAPPY  20h37 21 janvier
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Originally posted on crowcries: Powerful. Bleak. Tragic. Please check out more environmental art at fellow WP blogger crowcries crowcries View original post
Never Mind The Adverts (Pt16) Judge Dredd Mega Heroes by Mattel  19h49 18 janvier
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Welcome to part 16 of TVTA’s series Never Mind The Adverts& Here Are The Toys Featuring: Judge Dredd Mega Heroes, by Mattel In 1995, Mattel released a series of multi-pack action figures based on Judge Dredd characters from the British & Continue reading ’
Carrera slot car racing since the 1960s  21h52 12 janvier
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Carrera’s origins can be traced back to 1920 when Josef Neuhierl started manufacturing tin toys in the Franconian town of Fürth, Germany. In 1963, Josef’s son Hermann Neuhierl launched the Carrera Universal system the first electronic 1:32 scale Carrera & Continue reading ’
27 book covers.  00h19 09 janvier
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We have you covered& Today’s post features artwork spanning seven decades of book publishing luxuriate yourselves in this selection of book covers plucked straight from the shelves of TVTA Some titles will be instantly recognisable, others quite obscure, some & Continue reading ’
Babar the elephant  03h00 07 janvier
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Babar the elephant is a fictional character who first appeared in children’s books in 1931 in France. Written by Jean de Brunhoff, Babar’s first adventure Histoire de Babar was a huge success and led to further stories being published. & Continue reading ’
1974 Planet of the Apes Board Game  11h46 05 janvier
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Originally posted on TV SET GO: Courtesy of fellow WP blogger TV SET GO the 1974 MB board game Planet of the Apes TV SET GO View original post
Happy New Yeats Party like it’s 1999, in 1962   05h52 04 janvier
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Happy new year vintage mates Sorry we’re late and sorry we got the wrong year, but Wooof and I just got back from time travelling in 1982 watching Prince recording 1999, then we got lost in 1962 and found a & Continue reading ’
TVTA Christmas selection box 2019  03h30 24 décembre
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Wishing all our vintage mates love, light, peace and happiness for the holiday Wooof and I and the rest of The Vintage Toy Advertiser team are all set for Christmas Picture the scene the fire is lit and roaring; & Continue reading ’
The Rise of Skywalker cinema swag and promotions  19h49 22 décembre
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Last night I went to see Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. This post is not a review, it’s more a showpiece for some of the advertising and promotions concerning the movie. I will say, however, that I thoroughly enjoyed & Continue reading ’