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Live online bidding for Toys Of Times Past's Online Only Spring Vintage Toy Auction begins on March 28, 2020 at 11:00 am EST. at Toysoftimespast.com and LiveAuctioneers, Invaluable and AuctionZip. Registration, Pre-bidding & Absentee bidding starts on March 7, 2020 when the catalog is posted.

Vintage toy and Greyhound Bus collectors from around the world will find an amazing and diverse selection of toys and transportation history & memorabilia. Don't miss out on this superb online only auction featuring an outstanding selection of high quality tin wind up character toys in original boxes from various manufacturers including Linemar, Marx, Chein, Unique Art, Linstrom, Chein & more and the largest multi-generation Greyhound Bus collection ever to be offered at auction, dating back to 1928 when Emery Brunelle became one of the first Greyhound Bus drivers and was carried on by his son, the late John S. Brunelle. John owned and operated a California Greyhound Bus Terminal and was a very passionate collector of Greyhound Bus toys & transportation memorabilia and was involved in collecting most of his life. Prior to his passing, Mr. Brunelle donated some of his extensive collection to the Greyhound Museum and The American Heritage Center.

The Spring Vintage Toy & Greyhound Bus Auction will start with an outstanding collection of high quality boxed vintage & antique character toys, followed by the late John S. Brunelle's massive lifetime Greyhound Bus toy & transportation memorabilia collection.

Some of the highlights of the outstanding vintage character toy collection include: Rare Boxed Factory Error Schuco MotoDrill Motorcycle, Linemar Battery Operated Superman Fighting Tank, Rare Boxed Marx Copper Version Superman Turn Over Tank, Rare Marx Chrome Version Superman Roll Over Plane, Boxed Marx Ring A Ling Circus, Boxed Marx Boob McNutt, Marx Chicken Snatcher, Boxed Marx Dapper Dan Porter, Boxed Marx Jazzbo Jim, Boxed Linemar Mickey Mouse Unicylclist, Boxed Marx Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck Drivers, Boxed Marx Walkers including Popeye, Charlie McCarthy, Mortimer Snerd, Pinocchio & more, Boxed Marx Eccentric Cars including Uncle Wiggily, Charlie McCarthy Benzine Buggy, Coo Coo Car, Old Jalopy & more and Lionel Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck Hand Cars, just to name a few!

Some of the highlights of the extensive Brunelle Greyhound Bus collection include: Raymond Loewy 40" Bus Model, Rare One of a Kind 33" Silversides Bus Model, Hundreds of Greyhound Toys including: Tin Windup, Friction, Battery Operated, Pressed Steel, Cast Iron, World's Fair Custom Made Kenn Stoliker Wood Models, Custom Made Resin Models by Robert Redden & Bob Garrett, Other Customs, Diecast Models from various manufactures, Bus Terminal Depots by Marx, Keystone, MTH & others, Impossible to Find Complete 35 Volume Set of Hardbound Bus Transportation Books from 1922 - 1956, Bus Terminal Signs including Large 70" Greyhound Dog & more, Rare Hamilton 1938 Ten Year Safe Driving Pocket Watch w/ Original Case & Box, Gold Bulova 20 Year Safe Driving 23 Jewel Watch, Gold & Jeweled Anniversary & Safe Driver Rings, Watches, Badges, Pins & Buttons, Rare Lighter Collection including Zippo, Complete 1935 "Pioneers of Highway Travel 1835 & 1935" Calendar, Advertising, Paper & Ephemera, 25 Year Safe Driver Josten's Desk Clock / Thermometer, 2 Greyhound Bus Lines Corporate Seals, Spotlight, Tool Box, First Aid Kit, Messenger Bag, Sneakers in Box & much, much more!!
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