Current

September 1998, Ty Inc. released the first nine styles of Beanie Buddies.
Collectors are excited about this line because it gave them the opportunity to purchase items they may have missed in the Beanie Baby line.
Beanie Buddies are very soft and loveable polyester and pellet filled animals.

First Nine Introductions.
Beak the Kiwi Bird
Humphrey the Camel
Jake the Mallard Duck
Peanut the Royal Blue Elephant
Quackers the Duck
Rover the Dog
Stretch the Ostrich
Teddy the Cranberry Bear
Twigs the Giraffe

___1997 Holiday Teddy
___2001 Holiday Teddy
___Ariel the bear
___B.B. Bear
___Batty the bat - black
___Batty the bat - mauve/brown
___Bones the dog
___Bushy the lion
___Clubby IV - bear
___Coral - the fish
___Ears - the rabbit
___Employee - the bear
___EX Large 1997 Holiday Teddy
___EX Large Dotty - the dog
___EX Large Peace - the bear
___EX Large Schweetheart
___Flitter - the butterfly
___Happy - the hippo
___Hornsly - the triceratops
___India - the tiger
___Jumbo Peace - the bear
___Jumbo Schweetheart
___Large 1997 Holiday Teddy
___Large Dotty - the dog

___Large Schweetheart
___Lips - the fish
___Loosy - the duck
___Luke - the dog
___Mellow - the bear
___Mystic - the unicorn
___Neon - the seahorse
___Periwinkle - the bear
___Pinchers - the lobster
___Pouch - the kangaroo
___Prince - the frog
___Radar - the bat
___Rainbow - the chameleon
___Roam - the buffalo
___Seal - the seal
___Sneaky - the leopard
___Snowball - the snowman
___Spooky - the ghost
___Sunny - the bear
___Swoop - the Pterodactyl
___Tangerine - the bear (Plush)
___Tangerine - bear (terry cloth)
___Teddy - the teal bear
___Unity - the bear
___White Tiger - the tiger

Beanie Buddy Variations

There have been three different variations of Beanie Buddy's, all purchased weeks apart and at different locations.

HUMPHREY

The hang tag on this buddy is as follows;
Yellow star with words Beanie Original Buddy
The font of the letters are in a chunky style.
The tag is red with gold trim

Inside of tag;
Left-hand side of tag contains the following information.
Beanie Buddies Collection®
©
Ty Inc.
Oakbrook, IL, U.S.A.

© Ty Europe Ltd.

Fareham, Hants

PO15 5TX, U.K.

© Ty Canada

Aurora, Ontario

Handmade in China

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Right hand side of tag contains the following information.

Humphrey™

Poem:

Humphrey the BEANIE BABY - wacky font going in different directions.

was one of the first to be retired.

Very few were produced,

Making him highly collectable!

www.ty.com

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Back of hang tag contains the following information.

Please remove all swing tags

before giving this item to a child

IIIIIII Bar code

Retain Tag For Reference

For ages 3 and up

Surface

Wash

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Tush tag information is as follows.

Front - White tag with red heart in chunky letters ty in white ® in black

Back - In Red - TY, INC.© 1998

OAKBROOK, IL

REG.NO.PA-1965(KR)

ALL NEW MATERIAL

CONTENTS: POLYESTER

FIBER & P.E. PELLETS

IN CLOTH BAG

HAND MADE IN CHINA

CE

The information above contains information purchased on the first released Beanie Buddies.

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Changes:

These changes were found after a two-month period from the initial purchase of Humphrey.

Differences found in a Royal Blue Peanut compared to Humphrey the Camel.

Different address for Ty Europe

Change -

Ty Europe

Gasport, Hampshire, U.K.

Everything else on the tag remains the same.

Royal Blue Peanut's Poem

Peanut™

Peanut the BEANIE BABY - wacky font going in different directions.

made in this royal blue color

is extremely rare and very valuable!

TUSH TAG CHANGES

Humphrey's tush tag had a red heart with the chunky font of ty in white and ® in black.

The front of Peanut's tush tag has the following.

The

Beanie Buddies

Collection®

A red heart with the chunky font of ty in white, and â in red.

The back of the tush tag also has changes.

Ty Inc© is in initial caps, on Humphrey the letters were in all caps.

All information on Humphreys back tush tag is in Caps and all black.

On Peanuts back tush tag it is all in caps but in red.

Ty Inc© 1998

OAKBROOK,IL.,

REG.NO.PA-1965 (KR)

ALL NEW MATERIAL

CONTENTS; POLYESTER

FIBER & P.E. PELLETS

IN CLOTH BAG

HAND MADE IN CHINA

CE

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Chilly™

Chilly the BEANIE BABY - wacky font going in different directions.

Was introduced in June of 1994 and

Retired in January of 1996 making

Him one of the most sought after!

The only change between Chilly and Peanut is in the font. The font appears to be more trimmed lined.

Chilly was purchased approx. 1 month from the initial purchase of Peanut.

All else remains the same

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Peking™ - No change from Chilly

Peking the BEANIE BABY - wacky font going in different directions

Was the first panda made by Ty.

He was retired after only six months

Making him highly collectible!

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Bubbles™

Bubbles the BEANIE BABY - wacky font going in different directions.

made in the swimming position was

quite a challenge to manufacture.

Beanie Buddy Tush Tag Change
On the front side of the tush tag, the following changes have taken place.
Text under the heart now reads "Shell 100% Tylon". Text on the back of the tush tag has changed to "Inner contents" rather then simply "Contents".