Russell Ronald McDonald Championship Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This plastic yo-yo was made by the Jack Russell Company in the 1960s. It is yellow with red sides. One side features a portrait of McDonald's Corporation mascot Ronald McDonald in white with the text ‘Ronald McDonald Championship.” The other side features McDonald's trademarked arches and the words “Genuine Russell Yo-Yo, McDonalds, Made in Argentine.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Date made
1960s
maker
Russell
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 5.5 cm; x 1 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in
place made
Argentina
ID Number
2002.0246.31
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.31
subject
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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