Chemtoy Superman pencil topper (1974)

This is a Superman pencil topper made of hard plastic. It was produced in the early 1970s in the United States by Chemtoy. This Superman figural pencil topper was also used by bakeries at the time as cake toppers. Superman was one of a few characters produced including Batman, Robin, Captain Marvel (Shazam!), and Supergirl.

Chemtoy Superman and Clark Kent figures (1974)

One day when I was a child and my father got home from work, he called me into the living room and told me to look around. I saw a greenish-gray figure on the shelf facing the wall. When I picked it up and turned it around I noticed…