As of this writing, the video that revealed the large and remarkable collection of “The Wizard of Oz” products had actually only been played around 27,000 times. It was most likely to be seen a lot more times in the future.
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The video was accompanied by “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” which was carried out by the artist called The Shirtless Violinist.
In mid-May 2021, TikTok user Dani Jo (@danjomagic) posted a video that showed a huge collection of memorabilia for “The Wizard of Oz.”
Packaging and Moving
The TikTok user discussed that the pal was moving: “And so, hes moving, so today were going to load some stuff up.”
The collection appeared to consist of Diana Ross on-set chair from “The Wiz.” (Courtesy: @danjomagic/ TikTok) The end of the video showed a piece of memorabilia from the 1990s Halloween-themed household movie “Hocus Pocus.”
In the TikTok video, @danjomagic kept turning corners and showing a relatively unlimited variety of collectibles. (Courtesy: @danjomagic/ TikTok)” Im going to get him to get a TikTok. Look at these slippers. Look at this. Its remarkable. He has actually put so much effort and time and minutes of his life into this. Its extraordinary. Oh my God. And its like being deep jam-packed, so this isnt even, most of things is in boxes. Its simply unbelievable.”
” One of my friends owns one of the United States probably biggest collections of Wizard of Oz [memorabilia],” Dani Jo stated in the video.
The collection even appeared to have the on-set chair used by Diana Ross in the 1978 movie “The Wiz.”
A life-size variation of the Tin Man, likewise called Nick Chopper, the Tin Woodman. (Courtesy: @danjomagic/ TikTok) A number of framed products lined the walls, including posters, art work, ads, pictures, newspaper posts, and other collectibles.
The video panned around the spaces and showed what seemed thousands of pieces of souvenirs in the “Wizard of Oz” collection. “You do not even comprehend,” Dani Jo said.
The collection consisted of at least 2 pairs of ruby slippers, several busts of the popular characters, a pinball machine, lights, a miniature home, racks of figurines of varying sizes, books, masks, puzzles, banners, and almost life-size versions of Dorothy, the Tin Man, and the Wicked Witch of the West.
In the remarks of the video, @danjomagic added: “Hes been collecting considering that he was a little boy.”
We identified a variety of intriguing items for “The Wizard of Oz” in the video, but there really were too numerous to call.
Buried deep in the remarks for the TikTok video was a link to a YouTube video. TikTok videos dont allow links to be clickable, so as soon as we typed out the link, it took us here:
Krueger is one of several admins with the Facebook Group Wizard of Oz Collectors United!.” The YouTube video showed that a few of the memorabilia was likewise from 1985s “Return to Oz.”
We reached out to @danjomagic on TikTok, as well as the Facebook Group, to find out more. If we receive an action, we will update this story with extra details.
,” Dani Jo said in the video.
In the TikTok video, @danjomagic kept turning corners and revealing a relatively endless number of collectibles. (Courtesy: @danjomagic/ TikTok)” Im going to get him to get a TikTok. He has actually put so much time and effort and minutes of his life into this. And its like being deep jam-packed, so this isnt even, the majority of stuff is in boxes.
The devoted collector of all of the souvenirs from the TikTok video was named Walter Krueger.
Near the end of the clip, Krueger even wore an unique mask for “The Wizard of Oz” with ruby slipper decors. The video was published throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.