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Krampus (2015)

Directed by Michael Dougherty

Krampus is a family friendly horror movie, if that kind of thing is possible.  The villain is straight from Dwight Schrute’s Christmas lore, and the cast is full of children and actors known typically for comedy.   843 more words

Zulus or Ashantees Rearmed

Britain’s second grade Zulus have been on the fixing table today, having the fragile and missing knobkerry stub replaced with a spear. Each  spear unusually started life as the the metal handle of an indoor firework sparkler! 385 more words

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Latest News! Yard Sale Finds, Vintage Toys and Toy Soldier News

The other day I purchased a box of toys at a yard sale. They wanted $10 for a box of mainly Cowboys & Indians. I am not a huge Marx collector. 628 more words

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Lost Highlanders Rearmed

I have been steadily working through some of the remaining damaged figures found and sold to me  by a metal detectorist, including three legless and headless Highlanders. 1,023 more words

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100 Pieces Toy Soldiers: Tiny Blasts from the Past.

   I loved these ads when I was a kid. Although I never actually purchased any of these sets, I did love the idea of so many pieces in each set. 157 more words


Old Britain's Never Die article from an old Mil Mod Manual

“The first task was to clean my pile of headless, armless, dented, holed horrors”

“The first task was to clean my pile of headless, armless, dented, holed horrors …” 796 more words

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