1961 LIONEL DEALERS ADVANCE TOY TRAIN CATALOG - NEW OLD STOCK - UNUSED-EXCELLENT

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 08, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

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1961 LIONEL DEALERS ADVANCE TOY TRAIN CATALOG

WITH GENERAL JOHN B. MEDARIS ON THE COVER

NEW OLD STOCK - UNUSED - GOOD CONDITION

You are bidding on a 1961 Lionel dealers advance toy train catalog with General John B. Medaris on the cover. This seventy-six (76) page catalog measures 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches and comes from a fifty (50) year Lionel retail and "Authorized Service Station" that has been closed for several years.

On the first pages of this catalog General Medaris announces that the "Top Priority" Lionel project is " CLEARED FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ". And that Lionel Corporation has boldly expanded operations into the field of science by issuing Lionel's New Line of Science Sets. The Science kits include the " Famous Inventors Series ", " Electronics Engineering Sets , " Plastic Engineering Sets ", and " Weather Stations ".

The inside pages also contain photos and text describing the " LIONEL HIGHLIGHTS FOR 1961 " which includes 027, SUPER O, HO, ACCESSORIES, DEALER DISPLAYS, AND LAYOUTS . All of inside pages are in black and white printing. Only the front and back covers are in color. Pages 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, and 9-10, are fold out double pages. The catalog is in good condition and is a " new old stock " uncirculated catalog . The winning bidder will be
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