Star Wars SSP Vans in Kenner Catalog

The Star Wars SSP vans encompass two distinctly 70s fads, the custom van and zip-cord toy car. Well, make that three with Star Wars itself. I had one of these, along with a fantastic Evel Knievel stunt set. Both got a lot of play in the kitchen back in the day. These things didn't perform …

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Unlicensed Chewbacca Mug

The famous Rumph mugs are among the earliest and classiest licensed Star Wars items. Of course, along with the classy comes the knock-off. Ceramics stores were a haven of goofy imitations of any number of popular characters and properties from the 70s through the 90s. I can recall seeing weird ur-Yodas and Chewies alongside teddy …

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