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Mel

Mel - koala bear - Ty Beanie Babies - image available soon
Ty family:
Beanie Babies
Style number:
4162
Animal:
Koala bear
Birthday:
January 15, 1996
Intro date:
January 1, 1997
Retire date:
March 31, 1999
Height:
ST gen(s):
4, 5
TT gen(s):
3, 4, 5, 6

POEM

How do you name a Koala bear?
It's rather tough, I do declare!
It confuses me, I get into a funk
I'll name him Mel after my favorite hunk !

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Mel is made with the same fabric as Spike (style 4060) and Tank (style 4031).

SPORTS PROMOTIONS

Basketball - July 25, 1998, Detroit Shock vs. Los Angeles Sparks - 5,000 given out.

Baseball - September 6, 1998, Anaheim Angels vs. Kansas City Royals - 10,000 given out.

KNOWN ODDITIES

1. Mel with an Ears tush tag.
2. Mel with a Freckles tush tag.
3. Mel with a Jolly tush tag.
4. Mell with a Pouch tush tag.
5. Mel with a Pugsly tush tag.
6. Mel with a Seaweed tush tag.
7. Mel with a Scoop tush tag.
8. Mel with a Spooky tush tag.
9. Mel with a Zip tush tag.