October 31, 2009
These great vintage costume pictures are great!
October 28, 2009
Today is our one year anniversary. Thanks to everyone for stopping by. This next year will be full of more great posts. Sorry for the lack of posts lately; I’ve been out on assignment!
October 13, 2009
This space phaser cap gun toy from the 1950’s is sweet!
October 12, 2009
All of these plaques, with the exception of the Apollo 13 plaque, were left on the moon by Apollo mission astronauts. They are awesome. These images are from NASA’s official website.
October 10, 2009
October 9, 2009
This is a rare example of a childrens tin globe by Replogle Globes circa 1952. Replogle began manufacturing these in the 1950’s in an effort to compete with other childrens tin globe manufactures such as J.Chien and Ohio Art. The manufacturing of these toys ceased soon after. Replogle still manufactures globes in Chicago today.
Here’s a look at how globes are made inside the Roplogle Globe factory in Chicago today: