Toy-Ventures 9: Superhero School Supplies

Toy-Ventures 9: Superhero School Supplies

This week’s installment of Toy Ventures is all about the cool licensed School Supplies created by a company called Alco. Over a period of five years they made two styles of sharpeners, erasers and even a Batman Slide Rule?

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AKA Brian Heiler author of "Rack Toys: Cheap, Crazed Playthings" and co-editor of "Toy-Ventures Magazine". Co-Host of the "Pod Stallions" podcast. Host of the Brick Mantooth Youtube channel, painter, designer, writer, mental health advocate, toy collector, Mego, and Mego Knock-Off enthusiast. I have large feet, ADHD and I live in Canada. Talk toys, not others.

1 Comment

  • Unknown on February 19, 2019

    I used to love going into Kings Dept. store in Braintree, Mass. to look for superhero-based school supplies. I don't recall the pencil sharpners, but I would find zippered pencil cases with DC characters and notebooks and folders with Marvel comic covers.

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