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Product name Baby Rattles
Description The rattles are called “Turning Ball with Whistle.” They are made of multi-colored plastic with a handle connected to a ring holding a rotating segmented ball. This ball contains a clear plastic ball holding two small metal balls. The handle is made up of large colored beads and has a whistle on the tip. 
Problem The handles of these ratlles could present a serious choking hazard to infants and young children. Because of the rattle handles' shape, they could block a child's airway if inserted in the throat 
Distribution Discount dollar stores nationwide 
Company STK International Incorporated, California, (800) 536-7855 
Dates sold December 1997 through May 1998 
Date posted 12/31/2001 

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