Focus on the tail end of Lionel’s golden age one year at a time with imaginative cataloged and uncataloged outfits, plus exciting displays from The Addams Family TV show. This keepsake edition features exclusive color photos of cataloged sets from every year in the decade.
New from Classic Toy Trains magazine, Lionel Trains of the 1960s takes a look back at the often-neglected era from the tail end of Lionel’s golden age – 1960 through 1969. Explore the next period in Lionel’s great postwar history with 20+ articles organized year by year in this colorful 100-page special issue. When it comes to Lionel toy trains in the 1960s, this is your one-stop reference.
- Overview of Lionel in the 1960s – Discover how Lionel navigated the end of the 1950s and countered a challenging market by diversifying its products.
- The Stars of: ’60, ’61, ’62, ’63, ’65, ’66, ’69 – Review a cataloged item that was significant for that particular year.
- The Importance of Uncataloged Outfits – Lionel reached numerous local customers with 100s of special sets, never listed in its catalogs.
- Lionel on The Addams Family TV Show – Understand why Gomez Addams played with Lionel train sets.