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March 11, 2013

Mattel bubble hat

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Mattel bubble hat

Bubble-blowing hat toy consisting of an aluminum cap with a chin strap, a bubble liquid storage chamber and a breathing tube. Air exhaled into the breathing tube travels upwards into the chamber and causes bubbles to emerge. Manufactured by Mattel, Inc. and the Bubble-O-Bill Corporation in Los Angeles, California circa 1955.

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