(Click here to watch the original Inchworm TV commercial: it's adorable, and you'll get to see the Inchworm in action.)
Their fragility makes vintage Inchworms scarce, and they are much sought after. I've seen them reach prices of $300+ on eBay during particularly desperate bidding wars. Glad I held out: this one was just $5 at a Yard Sale Trail flea market!
How cute is he? Super-cute.
Speaking of cute things: here's a picture of me with my brand-new Inchworm, on a Christmas morning sometime in the 1970s. (I'm also holding a just-opened Viewmaster, effectively multi-tasking as I motor around the living room.)
Coming up tomorrow: my final, and oldest, yard sale toy find of the summer...