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Vintage Buck Rogers Toys on Auction at Hake’s

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Buck Rogers vintage toy auction

buck rogers rocket ship plan

Over at CoolandCollected.com there’s an article that links to several bits of vintage Buck Rogers mayhem on auction at Hake’s – like the Cocomalt premium Buck Rogers Cut-Out Adventure Book, probably my favorite. That’s where this incredibly buildable rocket ship design drawing comes buck rogers cut-out charactersfrom, along with a bunch of cut-out characters and scenes. Oh, to be a kid again, twenty years before I was born!

Also not to be missed: the 1934 wind-up rocket ship, with loads of neat box art. To see the whole article, just go here.

 
 
2 responses to “Vintage Buck Rogers Toys on Auction at Hake’s
Val says:
June 19th, 2011 at 9:10 pm

My grandmother (born 1900) was a big Buck Rogers fan. She apparently used to get teased about reading the books, but went right ahead and enjoyed them anyway!

Bradley W. Schenck says:
June 20th, 2011 at 12:33 am

One of my grandmothers read all of Jules Verne when she was young, and said that she spent the rest of her life watching the books come true.

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