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1978 Popular Vintage Toys Part Of The 1970s

It is fun to look back in time to the 1978 toys we played when we were children. Included on this page of toys are Air Hockey, Hungry Hungry Hippos, Little Professor, Connect Four, Novelty Radios, Raggedy Anne and Andy Dolls, Casey Jones Musical Train, Little Gem Sewing Machine, AFX Auto Racing Set plus many more from the 70's


AFX Auto Racing Set
Manufacturer: Aurora
Price: $29.98
Description AFX Championship Raceway Race Set, 21ft track, 2 Magna Traction Cars with Magnatronic sound, 2 Radio car controllers, Pit Area, Track Supports, Grandstand and Guardrails.

Aurora AFX Auto Racing Set From The 1970s

Air Hockey
Manufacturer: Aurora
Price: $16.88
Description Small Air Hockey set just 40 X 18 X 5 inches high, ideal for setting up in small areas, plastic goals, 2 pucks and two strikers.

Small Air Hockey Game From The 1970s



Barbie Superstar Stage Show
Manufacturer: Mattel
Price: $14.44
Superstars Barbie, Christie and Ken
Price: $6.44 Each
Description Barbie Superstar Stage Show ideal for talent shows, fashion show or awards show (Requires 2 D Batteries for stage to turn). Dolls Not Included.

Barbie Superstar Stage Show From The 1970s

Casey Jones Musical Train
Manufacturer: TOMY
Price: $10.95
Description Casey Jones Musical Train plays 11 songs as it chugs along, needs 2 "D" Batteries not included.

Casey Jones Musical Train from the late 70's



Connect Four
Manufacturer: MB Games
Price: $4.94
Description Connect Four, build 4 rows of checkers vertically or diagonally in your chosen color before your opponent does.

Connect Four from the late 70s

Dolls House and Furniture
Price: $26.99
Description Dolls House with 8 rooms, furniture available (Additional cost). Childrens Bedroom Set ($9.99), Master Bedroom ($12.99), Kitchen ($8.99), Bathroom ($3.99), Dining Room ($8.99), Living room ($9.99).

Dolls House and Furniture From The 1970s



Drum Set
Price: $39.99
Description 8 piece see through trap drum set with 18 inch base drum, foot pedal, 11 inch tom tom, 9 inch cocktail drum, 14 inch hissing symbol, percussion block and two brushes, pair of 15 inch drumsticks.

8 piece Drum Kit for boys From The 1970s

Erector Construction Set
Manufacturer: Gabriel
Price: $49.99
Description Master 900 piece Erector Set includes 2 motors, two way hoist and 16 extra wide girders, heavy duty tires.

Master 900 piece Erector Set  From The 1970s



First Bikes With Rear Training Wheels
Manufacturer: Free Spirit
Price: $53.99
Description First Bikes With Rear Training Wheels. Boys 16 inch bike Motocross Style (Includes rear coaster brake). Girls 16 inch bike Sugar and Spice Style (Includes rear coaster brake).

First Boys and Girls Bikes With Rear Training Wheels From The 1970s

Sewing Machine
Price: From $5.97
Description First Sewing Machines battery and hand operated.
Little Gem Sewing Machine Hand operated $5.97
Heather Sewing Machine Battery or hand operated $9.97
Mattel Sew Perfect Sewing Machine battery operated $13.84

Little Girls 1st Sewing Machines From The 1970s



Hungry Hungry Hippos
Price: $7.44
Description Use your lever controlled Hippos to catch all the marbles.

Hungry Hungry Hippos Game  From The 1970s

Jaws Game
Manufacturer: Ideal
Price: $5.94
Description Try to remove the objects using your fish gaff from Great White Shark Jaws mouth before Jaws snap shut.

Ideal Jaws Great White Shark Game From The 1970s



Little Professor
Manufacturer: Texas Instruments
Price: $13.99
Description Little Professor Electronic Learning Aid, gives children hours of fun while learning basic math skills.

Little Professor Electronic Learning  Aid From The 1970s

Merlin The Electronic Wizard
Manufacturer: Parker Brothers
Price: $24.94
Description Merlin The Electronic Wizard Game Machine, play Tic Tac Toe, Music Machine, Magic Square and Mind bender.

Merlin The Electronic Wizard  Game Machine From The 1970s



Nerf Rocket
Manufacturer: Parker Brothers
Price: $3.17
Description Nerf Rockets, hit the plastic launching pad to launch your rockets.

Nerf Rocket From The 1970s

Novelty Radios
Price: From $5.99
Description Selection of 1970s style novelty AM radios including NFL Helmet Radios, Hairy Gorilla AM Radio, Soft Cuddly To AM Novelty Radio's and Soda Canned AM Novelty Radios.

Selection of 1970s Novelty Radios




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Star Quest Electric Pinball
Price: $49.95
Description Star Quest Electric Pinball, independent flippers, flashing score keeper, scoring bumpers, bonus score channels.

Star Quest Electric Pinball  From The 1970s

Play Kitchen Appliances
Price: From $20.99
Description Let your little girl build her own kitchen with a full range of appliances including double oven, sink, dish washer, refrigerator, freezer, table and chairs, mixer,cook and serve set all in matching colors.

Childrens Play Kitchen Appliances From The 1970s



Blip Electronic Game
Manufacturer: TOMY
Price: $7.94
Description Electronic Blip Game pocket size Pong type game, play against the computer or with an opponent.

Blip Electronic Game From The 1970s

Raggedy Anne and Andy
Price: $1.24
Description 5 inch Raggedy Anne and Andy dolls, ideal stocking stuffers.

Raggedy Anne and Andy  From The 1970s



Remote Control Car
Price: $16.95
DescriptionUse your hand held transmitter to control your Radio Controlled Remote Control Lamborghini, works up to 30 ft.

Radio Controlled Remote Control Lamborghini From The 1970s

Tiny Baby Rosebud Doll
Manufacturer: Mattel
Price: $8.95
Description Tiny Baby Rosebud Doll includes baby clothes, stroller and bassinet.

Tiny Baby Rosebud Doll From The 1970s



Scooters
Price: $17.97
Description Boys Motocross Scooter.
Price: $29.77
Description Hot Streak Riding Machine Scooter.

Boys Motocross Scooter and the Hot Streak Riding Machine Scooter from the late 70's

Shaun Cassidy Phono with Sing-A-Long-Mike
Price: $14.95
Description Shaun Cassidy Phono with sing a-long Microphone, every little girls heart throb in the late 70's.

Shaun Cassidy Record Player with sing-a-long Microphone  From The 1970s



Simon Says
Price: $14.95
Description Simon Says Challenge your memory and repeat my sounds and light signals.

Simon Says match the colors and sounds From The 1970s

Chopper Style Spyder Bike
Price: $93.99
Description Chopper Style Spyder Bike with padded saddle contoured to high back just like a real chopper, extended front fork, simulated fuel tank, simulated exhaust, specially grooved rear tire tread for added traction and fast starts, dependable rear coaster brake.

Late 70s Chopper Style Spyder Bike with extended front fork



Tyco Train Set
Manufacturer: Tyco
Price: $39.98
Description Tyco 8 unit diesel freight set with union pacific lighted engine, 8ft x 3ft 4 inches figure 8 under and over track.
Price: $34.87
Description Tyco 8 Chattanooga Choo Choo 7 unit steam freight set.

Tyco Train Set From The 1970s







It is fun to look back in time to 1978 to see the things we played with in the late 70's. We see electronics used in more and more kids toys, some examples include Blip Electronic Game, Little Professor, Merlin The Electronic Wizard plus the traditional boys Erector Sets, Girls' doll houses and Pretend Kitchen.