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Thortrains24 Mar 2018 11:45 a.m. PST

A classic set of toy soldiers returns!

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Enjoy and Please Share!

nevinsrip24 Mar 2018 1:13 p.m. PST

Never cared for these the first time around.
Marx figures were so much better!!

attilathepun4724 Mar 2018 1:19 p.m. PST

It's great to see some of these classic toys back on the market, but too bad you can't still get them for under a dollar a bag. I still have all my originals from the 1950's, including the jeep & AT gun, but they have gotten a bit brittle over the years.

Thortrains24 Mar 2018 9:10 p.m. PST

These and the Lido GIs were very common in my old neighborhood. We had a lot of fun with them. They may be crude, especially compared to Marx or Airfix, but they were fun.

attilathepun4724 Mar 2018 9:56 p.m. PST

The toy soldiers that really should be reissued were those made by Ideal. They were real works of art, beautifully proportioned and posed (but much larger in scale--probably somewhere around 70mm in height.

Thortrains25 Mar 2018 11:40 a.m. PST

Ideal figures are recast from time to time. It has been a while since the last round of recasts. Indeed, they stand about 70mm tall. Nice, well-animated poses.

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