Charlie’s camera

Charlie the Tuna

Toronto. In the third quarter of the last century, toy cameras that took photos were popular. Some were used as marketing props – send a few dollars and some labels from the product and you received a camera advertising the product. Charlie the Tuna was one such camera. It used 126 cartridges and flash cubes. This mascot-shaped box camera took both outdoor and indoor pictures.

Some typical toy cameras are in our auction on the 17th. including a Charlie the Tuna camera. Come on down and enjoy the outing, You may just get another item for your collection, or even a piece of user gear to add to your working photographic tools.

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