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HOBY 02-07-2014 01:04 PM

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My collection of toy plastic standing [measured to the ear tip] GSDs: Cracker Jacks [1 1/8"], MPC [1 1/4"], MARX Rin Tin Tin Fort Apache [1 1/4"], Stewart Plastics Roy Rogers Bullet [1 1/2"], Nabisco Cereal Premium [1 1/2"], Ideal Roy Rogers Bullet [1 1/2"], MARX Roy Rogers Ranch Set [2 1/2"], Hartland Mini [2 "], MARX Jonny West Flack [5 1/4"], Breyer Rin Tin Tin [6 1/2"]

HOBY 02-07-2014 01:11 PM

My collection Bullet plus
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Dale Evans and Buttermilk, Roy Rogers and Trigger. The real star of the Show at 4" to the ear tip [for me at any rate] BULLET THE WONDER DOG.
To quote Roy and Dale "Happy trails"

HOBY 02-07-2014 01:40 PM


Originally Posted by hoby (Post 4983618)
dale evans and buttermilk, roy rogers and trigger. The real star of the show at 4" to the ear tip [for me at any rate] bullet the wonder dog.
To quote roy and dale "happy trails"

Manufactured by Hartland Plastics; Hartland, Wisconsin, 1954-1963.

Freestep 02-07-2014 01:46 PM

Wow, I didn't know these things existed! Cool!

fredh 02-07-2014 04:25 PM

How Cool is That, Thanks for Sharing!

dogma13 09-03-2015 05:11 PM

Hoby,those are so cool!

Stonevintage 09-03-2015 05:17 PM

Very cool! I am a collectibles re-seller and once in a while I come across something like that which I collect. I've been looking but no great GSD finds so far. For some reason lots of Toucans but no GSD's - go figure:)

wolfstraum 09-03-2015 06:23 PM

I have several of the ones in the first photo and a standing Trigger and Bullet :) :)


HOBY 09-04-2015 12:04 PM

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Thanks all for lookin' in. The Hartland sets are from my childhood as are most of the dogs. Hartland collecting and GSD figure collecting has been life long. I also restore and repair them for fellow collectors. Dealers, Flea Markets, Tag Sales, Antique and Gift Shops, then Ebay. Ebay did help me complete my Hartland sets. Small pieces are very hard to find.
One of my favorite Westerns as a kid was Trackdown starring Robert Culp as Hoby Gilman Texas Ranger. How my boy Hoby got his name.

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