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by Richard Mueller Jr

Louis Marx and Company
New York, NY
1919 - 1972

Louis Marx started his career working at Ferdinand Strauss at the age of 14, which he purchased in 1922 along with toy dies. Ferdinand Strauss was a manufacturer of early mechanical toys.
In 1935 he purchased Girard Toy company. In 1972 the company was sold.

(We need help getting additional Marx toy photos)

Jumpin Jeep
c. 1935
$450 - $600
6"L x 4.25"H x 3.5"W

Ride Em Rough Tire Co.
8"L x 6"H x 2.75"W
$15 - $20

Graf Zeppelin
25"L x 9"H x 7"W

Little Giant Zeppellin

Milton Berle Driving Car
7.5"L x 8.2"H x 3.5"W
This toy is a reproduction

Amos n Andy
7.75"L x 5.25"H x 2.75"W

Bunny Cart

Toytown Dairy Windup
10.5"L x 4.5"H x 4"W

Musical Circus Horse
10.5"L x 4"H x 2.5"W

Musical Circus Horse
10"L x 4.5"H x 2.75"W

Southern Pacific
30"L x 2.5"H x 2"W

Mortimer Snerd w/Box
9"L x 8.5"H x 3.5"W

Climbing Fireman
14.5"L x 5"H x 3.5"W

Grocer Truck Box
14.25"L x 4.25"W

Sand Boat #122
8.375"L x 2"W

1930 Sears Advertisement

1931 Sears Advertisement