CHAD VALLEY TOY COMPANY - ESCALADO HORSE RACING GAME
Mddx Research has researched historical data that will assist others seeking similar information. The following pages deal briefly with the production of a horse racing game introduced by the Chad Valley Toy Company in 1928 which, under two subsequent changes of company ownership and one change of name ownership lasted at least until 1997. In 2002 Woolworths launched a variant without the betting element called “Chad Valley Gallop”. The information on this site will be updated following further research and any uncertainty will be annotated on the relevant page.
The dates, or periods, of issue of each version of the game are are based on deduction after taking into account the dates of issue of patents, royal warrants, ownership changes.and advertising. They are therefore otherwise unverified.
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