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McDonald’s Happy Meal Toys from the 80s- 1982



Reissue Going Places cups-Airplane, Gray Elephant, Steam Engine, Dune Buggy, Fire Engine, Paddle Wheeler
Going Places Plastic Spaceships w/ McDonald’s and USA decal stickers – eight windowed, four knobbed, rounded front, pointed front
Going Places Plastic Train Cars with McDonaldland decal stickers– Ronald McDonald Engine in red or blue, Coach in yellow or blue, Caboose in red or green, Freight Car in orange, yellow or green
Giggles and Games– Bumper Car, Monster, Road Rally, Chase, Outer Space, Sunken Treasure
Little Golden Books– Poky Little Puppy, The Country Mouse and the City Mouse, the Monster at the End of this Book, Benji: Fastest Dog in the West
Playmobile figures by Schapen (recalled because of small parts) -figure with coupon to get an accessory set- Indian,  Sheriff, Horse and saddle, Umbrella Girl, Farmer
Dukes of Hazzard plastic cars that doubled as Happy Meal containers- General Lee Car, Sheriff Roscoe Car, Uncle Jesse Pickup, Boss Hogg Cadillac, Daisy Jeep
Skybusters rubber airplanes by Matchbox- MIG-21, United DC-10, Mirage F-1, Tornado, Phantom F4E, Skyhawk AAF
Airplane International Cartons– with die cuts to be punched out and made into funny airplanes – 6 designs
Pop Cars- Ronald McDonald or Hamburglar
Tic Tac Teeth lift pad
McDonaldland Basketball game
Scissors– Ronald McDonald
Tickle Feather Sponge
McDonaldland game top
Ronald McDonald tape measure
Ronald McDonald Boxer Toy
Ronald McDonald Gymnast Toy
Hardworking Dump Truck
Mighty Mac Robot Dozer
Big Mac Burger toy on wheels
Spinners – Birdie, Grimace
Fry Grabber Tongs
Plastic Sardine Can Toy
Sponge Tickle Feather
Hang Gliders– Captain Crook, Professor, Ronald McDonald
Hardworking vehicles– bulldozer, dump truck
Fly, Fly Birdie launcher
Mayor Cheeseburger character pen on lanyard
Guess ‘n Glow puzzle
Mystical scrambler kaleidoscope– Grimace, Hamburglar, Ronald McDonald
Spin Pipes– Grimace, Hamburglar, Ronald McDonald

Other promotion items in 1982

Dukes of Hazard cups– Luke, Boss Hogg, Sheriff, Daisy, Uncle Jesse, Bo
Wacky cups– Airplane Hanger, Country Club, Figure Skating, Jungle Gym, Monkey Business, Traffic Jam
Plastic cup- Ronald holding a birthday cake w/ Grimace, Hamburglar w/ Fry Guys and balloons, Ronald McDonald Happy Birthday
78 RPM record– The Ronald McDonald All Star Party, 18 songs, 6 games
45 RPM record– the Magic Record #1, story or song disappear/ appear when playing
45 RM record– the Magic Record #2, story or song disappear/ appear when playing
Fun Times Magazine
1982 Ronald McDonald See the World Colouring Calendar w/ coupons
1982 Sticker Fun Colouring Calendar to benefit Muscular Dystrophy
Normal Rockwell Christmas ornament free w/purchase of $5 Gift Certificate book
Going Places Happy Meal cup Ronald McDonald w/ Fry Guy
Frisbee– Birdie flyer
Ray Kroc 80th birthday celebration baseball / Padres
Sheriff of Cactus County McDonald’s metal lunch box with thermos
Barbie love McDonald’s playset by Mattel
Barbie and Skipper McDonald’s uniforms
Pencil Tablets – McDonaldland 8×10″
Spiral notebooks– McDonaldland 8×10 1/2″
Tablet– Ronald McDonald ABCs


Images in the toy pages are courtesy McDonald’s Happy Meal Toys from the Eighties – Joyce & Terry Losonksy
And courtesy McDonald’s Collectibles 2nd Ed.– Gery Henriques & Audre Duvall