In 1961, a 2-ft battery controlled toy monster took the world by storm. We’re talking about the Great Garloo, of course! Initially sold for $17, in good condition this toy can fetch around $500. Watch as Mike from American Pickers comes across one during his adventures.
If that didn’t quench your nostalgic thirst, check out the original commercial for the Great Garloo below. Talk about a blast from the past!
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