It is finally December, and for many people that means holiday shopping. Children all over the world are excited to see what gifts they will get this year and what they are expecting changes a little more every year. New technologies, trends, and lifestyle changes have led to the evolution of toys that we see each holiday season. Some toys come and go, but others seem to be a constant throughout the years. Here are the toys that were most popular for each decade since 1910:
1910s: Teddy Bear
1930s: Shirley Temple Doll
1950s: Mr. Potato Head
1960s: G.I. Joe
1970s: Star Wars action figures
1980s: Cabbage Patch Kids
1990s: Beanie Babies and Tickle Me Elmo
What was your favorite gift when you were a kid? Were your presents similar to what kids want today? Comment and tell us about your all time favorite gift!
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