We all know that the 70’s was a time of change, social revolution, and progress. But did you know that the 1970’s also brought some of the most magically silly, toys the world has ever seen?
With 4 weeks until Christmas, we bring you…
Tracing it’s roots back to 1946, the Magic 8 Ball was invented by a man named Abe Bookman. The casing was primitive, and the fortune telling powers where not properly harnessed, however, the ball bounced around store shelves for almost 30 years before Mattel picked it up in the early 70's and began mass producing them for the American market.