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Here is a way to delight the children this Christmas while enjoying some fond memories of our younger days. It’s back to basics with Back to Basic toys. There are over 1300 toys to choose from and you can shop by age or by category. There are clear pictures of each item and reviews of most of them. Choose from classic toys such as tin toy sets, the classic viewmaster, or tinker toys. Or go to the customer favorites and select from items such as foam blocks, the lockstitch sewing machine, or Mr. slinky dog. In the editor’s favorite section you’ll see such retro greats as the original Bozo Bop Bag, a stellar artist’s easel with supplies, the pedal loader ride-on and the Lionel pedal train. This site is brimming with retro toys. Find them at: