The Mattel Spinwelder Was the Coolest Christmas Gift of the 1970s

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BestRide | Dec 21, 2018

Flash back to 1974. I was six years old, and Santa Claus arrived at my house with a sack full of socks, long underpants and pajamas. But in the far back corner was a rectangular box that rattled when you shook it, indicating goodness inside. It was a Spinwelder, and I was the luckiest kid on Cunningham Street.


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