Viktor Schreckengost is one of those people who lived his life to the fullest, and because of that, the rest of us are able to enjoy life even more. Learn more in this '10 Reasons' column by Print Editor Karen Knapstein.
Cast-iron toys, vintage dioramas, dolls, and clockwork toys are lining up to come before bidders Sept. 15 through a joint auction of Pook & Pook and Noel Barrett.
The Vintage Tulsa Show slated for Sept. 1-3 is expected to draw more than 200 dealers and thousands of shoppers to the Exchange Center.
An early Ives freight train set rose to $6,000 before the gavel fell, taking top lot during Cordier Auctions' Toy & Train Auction.
One of the most spectacular aspects of collecting antiques and vintage items is the story each item bears. Paul Kennedy discusses this in his latest column.
It's been more than 80 years since Betty Boop's debut in the cartoon "Dizzy Dishes" on Aug. 9 of 1930, but her popularity is ageless, as Antoinette Rahn discusses.
WHEATON, Ill. — Wheaton, Illinois’ Du Page County Fairgrounds will find itself home to entertainment personalities galore, various treasures, and more during the 41st annual Zurko’s All-Night Flea Market on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 3 a.m. Familiar Faces Appearing at All-Night Flea This year’s array of celebrities includes Wesley...
A late 19th century Germania Exchange cast-iron mechanical bank, featuring a goat sitting atop a beer cask, commanded intense bidding before one bidder took it for $51,000 during Bertoia Auction's Spring auction, June 2-3.
Sixty years is a long time. However, as we all know, some things definitely get better with time. Although not many sixty-year-old toys may still have the shine of newness, the nostalgia they evoke is timeless. Take these six toys turning 60...