Shaker maker,Spirograph, mousetrap, kerplunk, weebles, battling tops............ "It's all in the wrist action!"
Not a battery amongst them. All plugged relentlessly back in my day.
Interesting to remember my first exposure to sex marketing. Peanuts! The girl behind the carded packets on the bar in the police club my dad would take us to on a Sunday while mother got the lunch ready.
There was also a big thick board where you paid to push out a raffle ticket with a small metal bar from one of the hundreds of sealed holes. Early version of a scratch card I suppose.