Just seeing a photo of a baton makes me nostalgic for twirling. That's what we called it in the south when I was growing up: twirling.
32 Essential Toys Every '80s Preschooler Had
This little house was perfectly designed to capture your imagination. It was a tree that with the push of a button (on the top of the tree) revealed a three-room house, that came complete with an elevator, staircase, swing, and garage.