May 16, 1989  
Release # 89-039

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Snoopy Wind-Up Train toy is being recalled by Lionel Leisure, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. because the toy breaks apart on impact, creating small parts which could cause choking in young children.

The recalled toy, Model No. 711, is a 12-inch-long red and white plastic wind-up train with decorative Snoopy figures. Neither the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission nor Lionel Leisure, Inc. is aware of any injuries associated with this product.

Consumers should take the toy away from young children immediately and return it to the store where purchased for a refund or exchange.

Consumers who have any questions about this recall should call Lionel Leisure directly at 215-671-3800.