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Posted 6 years ago

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I came across this in my grandmother's attic and I think it is a toy my late father probably played with when he was a boy. Does anyone know who it was manufactured by and when? I can't read the writing on the bottom, I've even tried to do a rubbing. It is made entirely of rubber and I don't think it is made by Auburn since I have a few of them and they are plainly marked where this one isn't. I think it has a very distinctive look to it and I would like to know more about it and it's worth.

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  1. Eclectica, 6 years ago
    Will anyone be my hero and solve my mystery? I wish I could ask my dad.. :*(
  2. Dr_Rambow Dr_Rambow, 6 years ago
    This was made by Sun Rubber Co in the 30s. It's in average shape, but still a nice colorful truck. It would be really neat if it were your dad's. These go for around $20 +/-.

    I love these old rubber trucks!
  3. Eclectica, 6 years ago
    My HERO.... Thank you Dr_Rambow!!! It certainly looks like it was my father's. He grew up in the 30s in PA. Thank you for helping me piece together his life... I'll always be forever grateful!!
  4. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 6 years ago

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