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Tin toy friction cars found in dime stores but made in Japan...friction powered.

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Model Cars2351 of 2905They're cheap 1/25 plastic cars that could be bought for a dollar and I love them all!Now where did I put that '93 Mustang GT?
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Posted 7 years ago

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This lot of cars have lithograph detailing and represent a time when a small amount of change bought a tin friction powered car made in Japan. It looked like the one your parents would drive. Ford Galaxie, Lincoln police car (the Japanese didn't know we wouldn't use a Lincoln for a police car). The Rambler has the years 1958 and the colors are perfect after all these years. Why am I so taken with these old toy cars?

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