Popeye the Juggler

Popeye the Juggler
Popeye the Juggler
Title
Popeye the Juggler
Date 
ca. 1929
Medium 
Plastic, metal, paper, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in. (12.7 x 8.9 x 1.3 cm)
Description 
White rectangular box handheld game with image of Popeye juggling with Olive Oil and other character watching, three dimensional wooden smoking pipe and six metal balls, text: WELL,/ BLOW ME DOWN,/ IF THIS AIN'T THE/ SWELLEST TRICK!/ POPEYE/ THE/ JUGGLER
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2009.52.58
Marks 
Back paper label: Popeye the Juggler/ POPEYE can catch his pipe in his mouth, balance a ball on the pipe and put the/ 5 balls in place/ POPEYE does this trick in 5 minutes./ How long will it take you?/ copyright 1929 KING FEATURES SYNDICATE Inc./ PAT. NO. 1697612/ MADE IN U.S.A./ BAR ZIM TOY MFG. CO., INC./ NEW YORK, N.Y.
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Creative: Tronvig Group