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Mr. Ed Lovers - Look What I Found!

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  • Mr. Ed Lovers - Look What I Found!

    Mr. Ed, the talking horse himself, put his Hoof of Approval on a Studebaker!

    http://www.retrojunk.com/details_commercial/3305/
    <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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    Mr. Ed rocks.
    Dreaming in Color

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    • #3
      LOVE MR. Ed!!! Thanks for posting that. Just FYI there is a box set coming out this fall of the first season of Mr.Ed. I smell Christmas present!

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      • #4
        Oh, how I love Mr. Ed. That's the first famous horse I fell in love with. I remember crying as a child when I heard on the news that he had passed. Thanks for the post!

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        • #5
          WHERE'S THE FREAKING HAND PUPPET?? I NEED ONE!!!

          Just like I need Pancho.
          www.specialhorses.org
          a 501(c)3 organization helping 501(c)3 equine rescues

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          • #6
            Originally posted by DressageGeek "Ribbon Ho" View Post
            WHERE'S THE FREAKING HAND PUPPET??
            I had one of those when I was a wee lass. It even talked. I was thrilled to get it for Christmas that year.

            I thought I was too cool for school!
            Homeopathy claims water can cure you since it once held medicine. That's like saying you can get sustenance from an empty plate because it once held food.

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            • #7
              I brought my Mr Ed hand puppet to show and tell every week. EVERY week. The other kids hated me.
              www.specialhorses.org
              a 501(c)3 organization helping 501(c)3 equine rescues

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              • #8
                Well duh! It was the bestest toy ever! Don't know why your classmates didn't think it was great!

                We can go strolling down memory lane here, Geek:

                http://horsefame.tripod.com/puppet.htm
                Homeopathy claims water can cure you since it once held medicine. That's like saying you can get sustenance from an empty plate because it once held food.

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                • #9
                  I miss him....all of the three I had, as they aged and went unsound....
                  www.specialhorses.org
                  a 501(c)3 organization helping 501(c)3 equine rescues

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                  • #10
                    I only had one, but I also had a PushMePullYou llama toy from the original Dr. Doolittle movie with Rex Harrison.

                    I LOVED that toy, and wish I still had it. Don't remember what happened to it.
                    Homeopathy claims water can cure you since it once held medicine. That's like saying you can get sustenance from an empty plate because it once held food.

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                      Originally posted by arabhorse2 View Post
                      I only had one, but I also had a PushMePullYou llama toy from the original Dr. Doolittle movie with Rex Harrison.

                      I LOVED that toy, and wish I still had it. Don't remember what happened to it.
                      Never say such a thing to an enabler I found one! http://www.gigisdolls.com/Code/Antique603.htm - about 1/2 way down "6 inch Original Dr. Doolittle Pushmi-Pullyu $55"
                      <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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                      • #12
                        I would watch the same reruns of Mr. Ed endlessly, it had it all, funny and a horse. I loved that show. Why did I have to grow up?

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by ChocoMare View Post
                          Never say such a thing to an enabler I found one! http://www.gigisdolls.com/Code/Antique603.htm - about 1/2 way down "6 inch Original Dr. Doolittle Pushmi-Pullyu $55"
                          Those dolls are kinda creepy, but I do like the little PushMePullYou toy.

                          I found a vintage one on ebay, but they want far too much for it. I'm willing to spend something for nostalgia, but not too much!

                          I found a vintage Speed Racer metal lunchbox on ebay while I was looking, too. Put in a bid for it. Speed Racer and Mr. Ed; loved 'em both!
                          Last edited by arabhorse2; Oct. 16, 2009, 04:36 PM.
                          Homeopathy claims water can cure you since it once held medicine. That's like saying you can get sustenance from an empty plate because it once held food.

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                          • #14
                            I saw the boxed set in Target yesterday - it's on my Christmas list!
                            suze
                            http://www.cafepress.com/horses_by_hawk

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by DressageGeek "Ribbon Ho" View Post
                              WHERE'S THE FREAKING HAND PUPPET?? I NEED ONE!!!
                              I NEED ONE TOO! EVEN IF I RAIN-ROTTED MY ORIGINAL!

                              OMG - check this out - audios of the Mr Ed puppet sayings:

                              http://horsefame.tripod.com/puppet.htm
                              Delicious strawberry flavored death!

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                              • #16
                                I love Mr. Ed. The theme song from the show is my ringtone on my phone. People always crack up when it rings -- sometimes they even sing along.

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                                • #17
                                  If you've got some extra money to spend, here are some Mr. Ed puppets for sale. I don't think my parents paid these prices, though.

                                  http://shop.ebay.com/i.html?_nkw=mr+ed+puppet

                                  thanks for posting the commercial. We now get Mr. Ed reruns daily on the Fox network. Love 'em!
                                  "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein

                                  http://s1098.photobucket.com/albums/...2011%20Photos/

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                                  • #18
                                    And I wouldn't roach his mane or let him get rain-rotted this time either!

                                    I wonder if those three people realize they're bidding on an empty box?
                                    Delicious strawberry flavored death!

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                                    • #19
                                      "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein

                                      http://s1098.photobucket.com/albums/...2011%20Photos/

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                                      • #20
                                        Mr Ed Lovers- Look what I Found

                                        oh what a great find!! I misss Mr Ed...I am going to get the 1St Season on Amazon! but i would have never known if someone had not posted about Mr Ed..
                                        too bad we had to grow up! But we can go back...just a little
                                        Janice
                                        Heartbeat Warrior
                                        www.heartbeatforwarriors.org
                                        janice@heartbeatforwarriors.org

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