Music on vinyl has been making a big comeback so if you can find old turntables that are still in working condition, they’re an easy sell! I even have one of my own to listen to my classic jazz records! :^) I’m sure I could have gotten a little more for this one, but I needed to move it quickly since we were about to make a cross-country move.
• Found At: Thrift Store in Michigan
• Purchased For: $4.23
• Value: Sold for $40 (November, 2012)
• A Little History Lesson: The first Fisher-Price toy ever sold was “Dr. Doodle” in 1931. In the early 1950s, Fisher-Price identified plastic as a material that could help the company incorporate longer-lasting decorations and brighter colors into its toys. “Buzzy Bee” was the first Fisher-Price toy to make use of plastic.By the end of the 1950s, Fisher-Price manufactured 39 toys incorporating plastics. (Source: wikipedia.org)