Looking to the Past: Real, dangerous toys were meant to be fun

  Imagine toys with radioactive radium, poisonous chemicals, or the ability to generate temperatures of up to 1,000 degrees Fahrenheit. What could possibly go wrong?   If you recall the 1950s, perhaps you remember such toys as the Gilbert Glass Blowing Set. Yes, this was something to keep the kiddies occupied. By following the instruction manual, any child could heat glass to 1,000 degrees…

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