Robots, Army Men, and Cowboys and Indians have always been popular toys from the past . This toy line called "Best Of The West" from toy company, Marx, really set the standard for cowboy and Indiana toys.
The year was 1964 and toy company, Hasbro, released the soon-to-be iconic toy G.I. Joe. Marx came up with a Western themed toy line to go up against G.I. Joe. These full size figures were made from a strong plastic, making them a better quality toy able to withstand numerous Cowboy and Indian battles. Johnny West, Chief Cherokee, and horse Thunderbolt, the Best of the West! Did you have this toy??