|The picture shows a view of this Old Gum Ball Machine Prize Advertising Header Card with Prizes. The card is not dated but it is believed to be from the late 1950s or 1960s. This is one of the cards that goes inside a gumball machine to entice children to spend their (or more likely their parents) spare change. This one is from an old 10 cent machine. The card has the original shrink wrap over the prizes and the card. The prizes could be removed if desired. It is complete as it was made.|
The card holds (10) various toy prizes and a small advertising paper for the Bible charm. It reads ''REAL MIRACLE - LOOK THROUGH AND MEMORIZE WHAT YOU SEE''. There are a few fuzzy pipe cleaner type dog pins, two toy rings with stones, an American Airlines advertising logo keychain, a German Shepherd dog keychain, a Bible viewer charm (The Lord's Prayer inside), two heart charm lockets, and a magnifying glass. The card is marked as follows:
To judge the sizes the header card measures about 4-3/4'' x 6-3/8''. The prizes and card appear to be in near mint or in mint condition. The card itself has creasing, wrinkling, and some wear as pictured. The shrink wrap is dirty and it has cracking. It could be cleaned or removed.