Classics on Tuesdays – The Fisher Price Chatter Phone

Introduced in 1961, The Chatter Telephone was the ultimate pretend play toy with its ringing rotary dial and its friendly interactive design. Since then, technology has changed quite a bit, but the Chatter Telephone makes children smile just the same way. With eyes that roll up and down, a mouth that chatters, and a dial… 

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Classics on Tuesdays – The Etch A Sketch


Its bright red frame isn’t showing signs of gray. Its silver-gray drawing surfaces hasn’t lost its shine. Its width still measures a trim of 9 ½ inches… but the Etch A Sketch Magic Screen® is almost 40 years old. It seems like only yesterday when the first Etch A Sketch® toys were produced on July… 

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Be Nice To Spiders

Are you afraid of spiders? Lots of people are, I know. I don’t LOVE them, but when you live in the country, you just get used to them being around…like lots of other things…snakes, field mice just to name one or two. But I digress. This is about a sweet classic book called … Be Nice… 

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