Like many little girls who were born in the 1960s,
Melanie had a small collection of Suzy Homemaker toy appliances. Old photographs from
birthdays and Christmases past document the times they were received. Melanie had the
Suzy Homemaker Oven / Stove and the Suzy Homemaker Clothes Iron. Since hers was long
gone my the time we got married in 1983, we decided to look for them on eBay. As with
just about everything ever made, we easily found them in nice condition. Neither the
oven nor the iron came with their original boxes because those are very expensive.
This page of Suzy Homemaker products appeared in the 1967 edition of the Montgomery
Ward Christmas catalog. The $13.99 price for the oven in 1967 is equivalent to $102.29
in 2018, per the Bureau of Labor Statistics'
Inflation Calculator. Based on that, we paid a good price (somewhere
Suzy Homemaker Items
1967 Montgomery Ward Christmas Catalog
Posted February 25, 2018