'Made in America': Channel Craft's Toys Are 'Best Kept Little Secrets'

Dean Helfer is running a sort of Santa's workshop in Charleroi, Pa. "The captain's puzzle, the pioneers puzzle, the Chinese jump rope, the hopscotch, the jacks, the marbles. We're making authentic American toys," Helfer said. "We have all types of flight toys. ... We've created train whistles, kazoos. ... We create the kinda fun that everybody should have a part in." Charleroi, just outside of Pittsburgh and once a thriving steel mill town, was crippled in the 1970s when the mills were...Full Story
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