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1981 Corgi Batman, Bond and Buck Rogers Australian TV Ad

Check out this awesomely low-tech 1981 Aussie TV spot for Corgi’s Batmobile, Bond and Buck Rogers range. This voice-over guy must have made a fortune in the early 80’s, he seemed to read almost every ad.

 

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11 2011

Toltoys 1973 Frisbee Mint in Pack

A nice ebay find from a couple of years ago was this packaged Toltoys Frisbee. Another product of the Wham-O / Toltoys partnership, Frisbees were heavily promoted by Toltoys in Australia in the early days, as this article on the AFDA website discusses.

How many of these were lost over the back fence or in the surf in the 70’s?

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02 2011