|Winning Bid:||$195.89 (includes 12% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||March 30, 2006 at 12:00 PM EST|
Auction #187 - Part II
Item numbers 927 through 2489 in auction 187.
1x13x18.5" box. ©1949. Back of box has text reading "Howdy Doody, Children's Television Star, In A Colorful Wall Decoration Which Helps Boys And Girls To Be Good." By Jolly Jumbo. Licensed from Bob Smith. Thick layered cardboard with Howdy holding good behavior chart. Comes with four stars that can be attached/removed from good behavior pegs. Also comes with figures of Clarabell and Flub-A-Dub. Included is 2" dia. disk which has brass bar pin on back with text,
Whenever A Child Is Very Good, The Special Howdy Doody Star Which Howdy Doody Holds In His Hand, Is Pinned On The Child's Chest, Like A Medal." This badge (just the badge) sold for over $200 on its own in Auction #181. This is the first set we've had and only the second time we've seen the badge. Box and instructions have minimal tanning. Contents are NM/Mint. Old store stock. (H - $200 to $400)