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Friday, July 26, 2002



Will Attend National Sports Collector's Convention

July 26, 2002


McFarlane Toys has been named the Official Sports Figure Sponsor of the 23rd annual Sports Collectors Convention, held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Chicago. The McFarlane Toys gang will be at the show from Aug. 8 - Aug. 11.

    Visit our massive exhibit display in booths #773, 775, 872 and 874. It's your chance to preview figures from upcoming McFarlane's Sports Picks football, baseball, basketball and hockey action figure lines before they hit the retailers this fall. Staffers Al Simmons, Drew Hutchinson, Bob McFarlane and Steve Hamady will be onhand to meet you and talk collectibles. Also, see how a McFarlane Toys action figure is created from start to finish.

    Other McFarlane Toys collectibles on display will include two-up sculpts from our upcoming fall releases, including: Movie Maniacs Series 5, Spawn 22: The Viking Age, KISS Creatures, the KISS Creatures Limited Edition Boxed Set and much more!

    Open to the public, the National Sports Collectors Convention is a once-a-year extravaganza which attracts all types of sports fans, collectors, international retailers, distributors, manufacturers, media and anyone else involved in the sports and entertainment collectibles industry. This year's National will offer attendees a very select and spectacular group of autograph guests, more than 750 exhibitor booths and 50 corporate exhibits. For more info on this one-of-a-kind event, check out