26th May 2008

Mego Price Stickers: Early Toys “R” Us

On this Memorial Day, I wish to acknowledge all of the brave men and women in the Armed Forces, and give thanks and remembrance to those who have given their lives serving their country.

Here’s a nice example of an early Toys “R” Us price sticker, affixed to a 5th Version (5-digit/Old logo) Shazam box:

Price Sticker

Many Mego toys (especially the “2nd Issue” card variants) feature the later orange Toys “R” Us sticker, but this sticker pre-dates all of those more common tags.

The sticker reads:

  • TOYS R’ US!
  • 429791 $2.48

Post your comments below. I’d like to hear your thoughts.

Benjamin

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  1. 1 On May 26th, 2008, wee67 said:

    Coll stuff. But I must say that is one sweet-looking Shazam box.

  2. 2 On May 26th, 2008, Benjamin said:

    Hard to beat those colors, eh? A mint Shazam box is a sweet thing to behold!

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