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Hop Rod

Contributed by David Smith on Mar 31st, 2021. Artwork published in
circa 1969
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    Hop Rod 1
    Source: https://www.youtube.com License: All Rights Reserved.

    The Hop Rod is a gasoline-powered pogo stick manufactured by Chance Mfg. Co. Inc. in Wichita, Kansas. In the late 1960s and 1970s, Fat Albert was used to advertise the novelty toy. The shaded caps can be seen in TV commercials, a product brochure, on the packaging, and on the Hop Rod itself.

    Product brochure (front).
    Source: https://www.spaco.org Pete Stanaitis. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Product brochure (front).

    Product brochure (back).
    Source: https://www.spaco.org Pete Stanaitis. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Product brochure (back).

    Hop Rod 3
    Source: https://www.pinterest.com License: All Rights Reserved.
    Hop Rod 5
    Source: https://www.worthpoint.com License: All Rights Reserved.
    Hop Rod 6
    Source: https://www.worthpoint.com License: All Rights Reserved.

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