1977 Popular Vintage Toys Part Of The 1970sIt is fun to look back in time to the 70' and see things we thought were so cool and the latest technology or the "In Thing" when we were younger, looking at the toys from 1977 is a great way to transport you back in time. 1977 was a year when solid state/transistor based electronics became the latest coolest thing to own including Novelty Radios, The latest in Radio Cassettes signing the beginning of the end of the Eight Track Player Format. We even saw the beginnings of early digital games.
Hobie Hotdogger Skateboard
Description Designed For Trick and Flatland Skating, Yellow Fiber glass with Blue Hobie insignia, strong, flexible 1/4 inch thick, 23 3/4 inches long, 5 1/4 inches wide, wheels are Urethane with sealed precession bearings.
Accessories you could buy included gloves, elbow pads, Knee pads, and you can upgrade to road wider wheels.
Skateboards ran from $7.00 to $100 in 1977 depending on the quality, design, strength and manufacturer.
Price: 95 cents
Description The Amazing Slinky send it down the stairs and amaze at how it works, still available today with little change to it's looks or how it works.
Wooden Snow Sled
Manufacturer: Flying Arrow
Price: From $14.88
Description Go Sledding with a Steel Frame, front of Chrome Plated Steel, Steel Grooved Runners and Northern deck boards for full body support. Sizes Range from 44 inch to 58 inch length.
Street King Street Skates
Manufacturer: Street King
Description Street Skates with 1 7/8 inches diameter tough steel wheels with 6 loose ball bearings per wheel. Vinyl Uppers.
Roller Derby Sidewalk Skates
Manufacturer: Roller Derby
Description Fireball indoor outdoor skates with urethane wheels, 16 loose ball bearings per wheel, vinyl uppers wipe clean.
Roller Derby Skating Rink Dance Skates
Manufacturer: Roller Derby
Description Dance Skates with leather uppers, 2 1/16 inch polythene wheels with 14 precision bearings per wheel, full grained elk tanned leather uppers.
Boys and Girls Racing Bike
Manufacturer: Free Spirit
Description 26 inch ten speed shimano derailleur gears racing bike with dual position brakes, chain guard, reflectors and racing saddle.
Manufacturer: Free Spirit
Description 20 inch single speed Motocross Bike with Heavy Duty Shocks, Frame, Spokes and Rims, front and rear pull caliper brakes.
Matchbox City Play Kit
Description Weave your mini cars through 4 1/2 ft of streets and highways complete with traffic signs, hazards and city sites with Matchbox City, includes overpass, gas station, ramps and tollbooth.
Matchbox Set Of City Vehicles
Description 9 cars and other vehicles including Dodge Challenger, Airport Bus, Pontiac Firebird, Ford Transit, Mercedes Police Car, Vantastic, Car Transporter and Volkswagon Rabbit.
Barbie Fun In The Sun Pool and Cabana
Description Cardboard backyard set with grass yard, plants, plastic kidney shaped pool holds 2 inches of water, Cabana, Table and Sunbrella, 4 stools, ice chest, pitcher and glasses, barbecue grill, swimming ring, 2 floating rafts, Chaise Lounge, Malibu Barbie with red 1 piece swimsuit, Malibu P.J with lavender 1 piece swim suit, Malibu Ken with Green Swim Trunks.
Charlie's Angels Dolls
Price: $4.17 each
Description Charlie's Angels Dolls featuring Jill (Farrah Fawcett) , Sabrina (Kate Jackson), Kelly (Jacyln Smith) in jumpsuits and boots, poseable 8 1/2 inch plastic bodies.
Raggedy Ann and Andy
Price: $4.27 to $19.97
Description Raggedy Ann and Andy ranging in size from 15 1/2 inches to 38 1/2 inches, Cloth bodies, red yarn hair, locked in eyes, silk screened faces. Raggedy Ann wearing Blue dress, white apron and pantaloons. Andy wearing striped top, sailor pants and Sailor Cap.
Sesame Street Characters
Price: From $4.97
Description Sesame Street Characters, Big Bird, Snuffy, Fozzie Bear, Kermit The Frog, Cookie Monster, Oscar The Grouch, and Grover Ranging in size from 12 inch to 15 inches, also available talking characters from $7.97.
Weebles Winnie The Pooh Honey Tree
Description Winnie and Tigger as Weebles, Tigger visits Winnie The Pooh in his honey tree.
Price: From $1.94
Description What kid didn't have a viewmaster toy as a kid and in 1977 you could get talking stereo reels to watch and listen to your favorite TV cartoons.
Price: From $16.95 to $49.95
Description Sets range from the small basic set right up to the master set which includes 2 motors, remote control, superhoist, 16 girders and 900 other pieces allowing you to build whatever your imagination can think of. Comes with instruction booklet, tools to put your erector set together and some ideas to get you started.
Game Of Buck-A-Roo
Description Buck-A-Roo allows each player to add a new piece to the mule's load until the mule kicks the load off.
Description Astound your friends and family with feats of magic, comes with full instructions and all the items needed to perform more than 100 magic tricks.
Description Batmobile features batwing steering, rocket controls for plenty of peddle powered bat adventures.
Description Bat Machine with low slung wide axle, rear wheel steering, dual joystick controls ready for Batman action.
Punch Me Toys
Price: From $2.97 to $4.97
Description Punch Me's including Frankenstein Monster Squad, Snoopy as Joe Cool, Welcome Back Kotter, King Kong and Batman.
Tonka Quick Shifter Cars
Manufacturer: Tonka Toys
Description Tonka Quick Shifter Hot-Test Road Machines are powered by a flywheel that automatically shifts into second gear racing fun.
Remote Control Aeroplane
Description Fuel powered cox .049 engine Cessna 210 Centurion Plane with 36 inch wingspan, stays in flight for 1/2 hour, Take Off, Landing, climb, circle.
Eight Track Portable Music Player
Description Dual Powered Portable 8 track tape player.
Hairy Gorilla AM Radio
Description Hairy Gorilla AM Radio 13 inches high stands anywhere.
Canned Music AM Radio
Description Choose your radio 7-Up, Budweiser, Coors and Coca Cola.
Owl Shaped AM Radio
Description Your Novelty Owl Shaped AM Radio.
AM Wrist Radios
Description AM Wrist Radios you wear on your wrist (I can remember having one of these and looked cool but worked badly).
Winnie The Pooh Phonograph
Description Winnie The Pooh Portable Phonograph with 4 inch speakers, 100% solid state, plays 33's and 45's with pictures of Tigger and Pooh.
Portable Radio Cassette
Description Dual Powered Cassette Player/Recorder with AM/FM radio, records direct from radio or live with built in microphone.