Specializing in vintage dolls from the 1960's and 1970's.

Collector Books We Recommend

Tammy Rarities From Around The World by Cindy Sabulis and Rebecca Wingler

Tammy Rarities From Around The World by Cindy Sabulis and Rebecca Wingler

A 2011 reference guide, Tammy Rarities From Around the World, features the iconic Tammy doll, a teenage fashion doll put out by the Ideal Toy Company during the 1960s. The book includes over 1,000 color photos of seldom-seen Tammy items made for the U.S. and foreign markets.

Collector's Guide to Dolls of the 1960s and 1970s, Volume I by Cindy Sabulis

Published in 2000, this 272 page soft cover book contains over 600 color photographs of dolls that were sold in the 1960s and 1970s. The book features many of the popular dolls from this era such as Chatty Cathy, Patti Playpal, Barbie, Liddle Kiddles, Crissy, Flatsys, Dawn, Rockflowers, Tammy, Shirley Temple, Tiny Tears, Tressy, Thumbelina, Mrs. Beasley, Penny Brite, Blythe, Remco's Pocketbook dolls, Dolly Darlings, Baby Tender Love, celebrity dolls and so many others.


Collector's Guide to Dolls of the 1960s and 1970s, Volume II by Cindy Sabulis

Collector's Guide to Dolls of the 1960s and 1970s, Volume II by Cindy Sabulis

This 2004 book features all new photographs and many dolls not covered in the first book. Dolls include Barbie‚ Blythe‚ Betsy McCall, Pebbles and Bamm Bamm, Sears exclusive Mini Martians‚ Thumbelina‚ Liddle Kiddles‚ Tressy‚ Tammy‚ Peteena‚ celebrity dolls‚ pull-string talking dolls‚ battery-operated walking dolls‚ and many more. Dolls from so many of the major toy companies are covered--Madame Alexander‚ Deluxe Reading‚ Hasbro‚ Horsman‚ Ideal‚ Kenner‚ Mattel‚ Remco‚ Uneeda‚ Vogue, and many more.

The Garage Sale How To Guide

Everything You Need To Know To Hold A Successful Garage Sale by Cindy Sabulis

If you're holding a garage sale, a yard sale, a moving sale, or a tag sale for the first time or you've had sales in the past and they weren't profitable, "The Garage Sale How-To Guide" has lots of practical advice to help make your next sale a success. This guide offers tips on:


  •     Efficient ways of gathering items to sell
  •     Suggested prices for your garage sale merchandise
  •     How and where to promote and advertise your sale to bring in customers
  •     How to make effective signs that bring people to your sale
  •     Setting up your displays to look appealing
  •     Planning ahead to avoid the last minute chaos
  •     Piggybacking other events
  •     What to have on hand during a sale
  •     Security measures you should take during your sale
  •     Attention-getters to get people to stop at your sale

...And much more.


 Copies of The Garage Sale How-To Guide are available from Toys of Another Time or on Amazon or Barnes and Noble

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Click on Image to Order The Garage Sale How-To Guide on Amazon

Collector's Guide to Tammy, The Ideal Teen by Cindy Sabulis and Susan Weglewski

A must-have, comprehensive reference guide for any collector of Ideal Tammy and her family. The book shows all the dolls and clothing in the US line, as well as doll cases, play structures, licensed products, and Tammy clones. 


This book is out of print, but copies can often be found on ebay.