1950 Ad James Melton Dallas TX Toy Rep Tonka Transport - ORIGINAL TOYS4


This is an original 1950 black and white print ad for James Melton of Dallas, Texas, a distributor or manufacturer's rep, covering the South for several lines of children's toys. Pictured here are some of toys from the lines he represents: the Franklin Football Set, No. F9442; Carnell Holster Set, No. 600; Elgin Street Sweeper, No. 1100; Tonka Toy Transport, No. 140.


This 61+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 11.5 inches; 21 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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