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Toys of the Past: Funny sounds, smiling faces, fun golf

Some of the most fascinating stuff in the Effie Hopkins collection is the junk, the ephemera that I’m sure she didn’t give more than a second thought when she was tossing it in the box. Effie, you may recall, was a Pleasant View farmer’s wife who saved newspaper clippings. About 6 cubic feet of her …

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