Roy Lee Baker

Gateway Mid-America Toy Show 2018

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This toy show is not just a toy show, but a place where I see friends and make memories.  We meet up with the Elliotts and plan our upcoming Florida getaway.  There is the Saturday night dinner with friends that has become a standing tradition, and then there are the custom toys and the layouts. […]

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Mid-America Gateway Toy Show celebrates 36 years.

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This year, the Mid-America Gateway Toy Show celebrated 36 years. This iconic show brings visitors from all over. We enjoy seeing friends from way back and making new ones at this event. To mark the 36 year anniversary during the show auction, hosted by Aumann Auctions, Roy Lee Baker, one of the founders of the […]

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Last year we didn’t get to attend the Gateway Mid-America Toy Show and the transition from winter into spring wasn’t quite complete. This year will be the 35th show. which will be held on February 5-7, 2016 at the Sheraton Lakeside Chalet in St. Louis’s West Port Plaza. This year -Lord willing and the creek […]

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Roy Lee Bakers Amazing Engine

This was the 33rd year for the Gateway Mid-America Farm Toy Show. Roy Lee, his wife Audrey and daughter Faye hosted the event. Almost everyone in the Baker family is involved and along with members of the Gateway Farm Toy Club. There are many innovators that come to the St. Louis show building scratch built […]