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From Toytales Alvin and Earl Herdklotz (brothers) put together A&E Tool & Gage in Rockford, IL back in 1943.After World War II they got into the world of toy making.

From 1946 and continuing into the 70's, there were over 200 toy castings made at A&E Tool & Gage in Rockford. In the 1980''s the brothers sold the company, but bought it back five years later.

Do you have any of these toys? Here is the full catalog of Midgetoys, made right here in Rockford. CLICK HERE. Also there was a bunch of Midgetoys on eBay CLICK HERE

Send us your pics on the EAGLE APP and we will post these awesome Rockford made toys.

SEE: 30 Toys That Defined the '70s



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