Vintage 1972 Evel Knievel Action Figure MIB

This is a MIB Evel Knievel action figure from 1972, the first year Ideal Toys manufactured them. It is item number 3400-9 Figure in Red uniform with Safety Helmet and Swagger Stick. It has never been opened, and figure is still held in place by the original thin packaging floss. This 42 year old item is in great condition. Please examine pics closely.... No returns.
Ask anyone who grew up in the 1970’s and they will tell you that Evel Knievel was a real superhero of the era. There was no motorcycle stunt that this daredevil wasn’t ready to take on, no matter how many bones he broke in the process. Knievel inspired millions of people and became a world-famous celebrity. Thus, it was no surprise when his exploits and his larger-than-life image became one of the most successful toy lines of the 1970’s.