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Northwest Herald – Online
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“Yesterday’s tin creations are some of today’s priciest collectible toys.
These colorful, windup playthings offered hours of mechanical fun as they walked, rolled or tumbled along.
…Among the most well-known makers of lithographed mechanical toys were Marx, J. Chein and Co., and Lehmann and Strauss. Others included Courtland, Girard, Ohio Art, Schuco, Unique Art and Wolverine. ”