Skot makes a new Star Wars friend! Skot’s birthday 1980

Here, Skot enjoys some birthday time with the family. Skot seems a bit distracted, I think I know why. New Star Wars toys can do that to a fella! …

Karl’s birthday cake, 1980!

Here’s Karl’s birthday cake! What’s better than Star Wars figures atop a delicious cake? Not much folks, not much!…

Karl and his Han Solo shirt! 1980

Here’s Karl sporting a shirt he wore pretty ALL the time! I’m betting Karl’s shirt was worn until you couldn’t even tell Han was printed on it, and then 3 months after that! …

Jon is pleased he gets the chance to command the Death Star! 1980

Too be honest, many kids got this chance! Who wouldn’t want to command a Kenner Death Star? Commander Jon, that has a nice ring to it……

David is ready to launch his Christmas SnowSpeeder. 1980

A great day! Christmas Star Wars toys were always amazing and fun! SnowSpeeders made the best gifts! David looks like he’s ready to take on the Empire all by himself! …

David recreates the Battle of Hoth! 1980

When you were a kid after watching the amazing Battle of Hoth, you had to relive it! The Empire Strikes Back created many artists! David here is an absolute ARTIST! I say that in the Frenchiest os accents! …

David and his X-wing drawing. 1980

Many times, when recreating favorite characters, planets, and ships we tend to forget details. David’s X-Wing here loses some slight identification as being the classic rebel ship. The parts are all there, and certainly the fun is too. David, close …

Jeremy and family get behind the collection! 1980

Jeremy with his dad and brother Nick, displaying the the collective family action figure collection as of January 1980. (Also fashionably sporting blue Star Wars pajamas from Sears.)…

Jason draws some fearsome SnowTroopers! 1980

Here we see two Imperial bad guys! Amazing detail and skill create these recognizable renditions Imperial baddies. Childhood art are treasures!…