Also called Tootsies. Famous for their miniature die-cast cars, trains, and planes. The company was founded in Chicago, Illinois, in the late 1890s by Charles O. and Samuel Dowst.By the early 1920s the name 'tootsie' was being used but the brand name Tootsietoy (named after Dowst granddaughter, Toots) was introduced and registered as a trade mark in 1924 when Dowst started a line of doll furniture.
In 1926 Tootsietoy merged with Cosmo Mfg., acquired Strombeck-Becker toy line in 1961 and made a name change as Strombecker Corp.
What's your Tootsietoy worth in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.
|Tootsietoy Car Rare 6015 Green Lincoln Zephyr Mfg 1937||08/2021||C $442.17|
|6 1930 S Tootsietoy Graham Lasalle Diecast Toy Cars||09/2021||C $307.03|
|Tootsietoy 3 123 1936 Rare Smith Welton Green Van||10/2021||C $324.79|
|Rare Tootsietoy 720 Usn Fly N Giro Airplane 3 Long Usa||07/2021||C $324.53|
|Nice Tootsietoy 1932 5101x Funnies Articulated Andy||09/2021||C $249.05|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||10/2021||C $-.--|