Toys of the Eighties, Lights Alive
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Lights Alive was a light toy similar to the very popular Lite Brite, but designed more for younger children. I think it was manufactured by both Tomy and Playskool but I'm not sure who made them first. Rather than using pegs like Lite Brite, Lights Alive had tools you would use to poke down the holes of the black plastic cover to reveal the colored light beneath and make pictures. You could change the way the colors appeared by turning a dial on the toy. I think you would just slide the black cover up to "erase" your picture and reset it to start over. Sliding the black cover up also revealed the light source below.
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