Do you consider Howdy Doody? He was once the doll that warmed the hearts of hundreds of thousands of youngsters again within the past due 40’s the entire approach up till the 70’s along with his well-known opening line, “It’s Howdy Doody time!”
“I used to watch the reruns back in the 70’s,” mentioned vintage collector, Phil Evans. “I found this Howdy Doody lunchbox washed up on a California beach and the doll at an antique shop.”
Phil Evans advised Spectrum News that he’s been accumulating antiques for nearly 50 years.
“It’s just something I’ve always been into,” he defined. “As a kid, when we went on family trips, I would have my parents stop at antique shops; no one else was really into it.”
A up to date Facebook publish featured Evans’ Howdy Doody Doll.
“I saw the doll online,” Evans laughed. “He was made, I’m guessing, in the early 50’s.”
Evan’s hosts his collectibles, at the side of a lot of different vintage pieces, on the Lakeland Antique retailer.