1963 and Tootsie: an analysis


This is a comparative analysis of stills of Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra (a film from 1963 when our case presented), and Dustin Hoffman as Tootsie (the car is made by Tootsie Toys).

The U.S./U.K. Special relationship - Part 2: spelling


As well as paper size, the U.S. and U.K. differ in standard spellings. These are all of them.

Tootsie toes, twinkle toes.


Other words for, or sayings incorporating toes are:

Meaning of "Toots"

Your name: 
Katy Beinart


Singular: toot
Plural: toots
toot (plural toots)

1. The noise of a horn or whistle.

He gave a little toot of the horn, to get their attention.

Chinese whispers.


Tootsie Toys made the car, tootsie is another term for toes, I started looking at nursery rhymes relating to toes..

There's always a link

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Emma Harper

Anyone can look at an object and find a different link to it. When i looked at the model car I immediately thought of objects that I had catalogued at the British Postal Museum.

Scale drawing of the toy car


A scan of a 1:1 scale drawing of the object, showing plan view and side elevations.

History of TootsieToys


TootsieToy is a manufacturer of die cast toy cars and other toy vehicles.

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