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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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xx   CRANE
xx   TOY

Construction crane with a 13" boom that can be raised and lowered, plus a hook that can be raised and lowered. Built of wood.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #273 Nov 1986 (v.36#9) pg. 64

Boom crane is built from wood. Features a handcranked string to lift the bucket.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #78 Nov-Dec 1982 pg. 80

Mobile crane full-action toy. Ten-wheel truck carries a rotating crane with a 15" boom. The boom and winch are raised and lowered using two crank mechanisms. Built almost entirely of wood.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #37 Jan 1994 (v.7#1) pg. 18

Toy crane has a cab that swivels 360-degrees and a crank that raises or lowers a cable. Boom is 15" long. Cab is 9" long. Made mostly of wood.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1986 (v.10#3) pg. 44

Toy high-rise hoist (crane). Two different cranks are used to raise and lower the boom and the hoist cable.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1979 (v.35#6) pg. 96