Archive for February, 2010

I put a Spell on You..

Monday, February 8th, 2010

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Today’s post begins a week-long tribute to Little Goldie Books. I’m sure many 40-something satanists still have fond memories of this little gem, which was buried in a stack of Life magazines in a basement in Salt Lake City until recently.

Truth in Advertising..

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

gayshoeshinebox

In this rare step into reality, an actual page from a 1947 Sears catalog advertises this brightly colored and ornate shoe shine box, however they sum it up nicely with their description.

“Zap” Klugman

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Today brings a new addition to the Toy Rack, a rather odd (no pun intended) licensed piece from the best forensic medicine drama of the 70’s.  Don’t even ask, it’s not for sale.

Click the link on the right to check it out.

Candy Coated (uncoated version available)

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

pantonecandyland

Now, this takes me back. This game was a great way to learn your 1,089 basic colors, giving preschoolers a jump start on college level graphic design. This set is nearly complete (missing only 176 cards) and is in great shape, as if it was almost never played.

Life Lessons for Little Ones..

Monday, February 1st, 2010

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Here’s a classic Little Goldie Book (found at a rummage sale in Florence, Alabama) that teaches kids a valuable life lesson. We’ve all had bad days, but Mr. Bear’s might just be the worst. Boy, it’s hard to find these things in mint condition!

Check out the Toy Rack..

Monday, February 1st, 2010

When visiting Evil Meatball Vs Cat, don’t forget to check out our Toy Rack for some rare and nifty treasures (link on the right). We will, of course, let you know when new ones arrive. Enjoy!