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JUST TOYS, INC. ELECTS LEVY TO BOARD

 JUST TOYS, INC. ELECTS LEVY TO BOARD
 NEW YORK, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Allan Rigberg, chairman of the


board of Just Toys, Inc. (NASDAQ-NMS: JUST), today announced the election of Morton J. Levy, 70, to the company's board of directors, effective Oct. 29, 1992.
 Mr. Levy's toy industry career began in 1950 as president of Levy & Fryer, a national sales rep company. He subsequently became a co- founder and executive vice president of Gabriel Industries, Inc., a diversified toy manufacturer, in 1956, and president of the company in 1970. Soon after Gabriel was acquired by CBS Toys, he retired on Dec. 31, 1980.
 Following his retirement, Mr. Levy enrolled at Fordham College at Lincoln Center, where he completed his four-year degree on comparative literature and philosophy in 21 months, graduating magna cum laude. He currently serves as chairman of the school's board of advisors, as well as chairman of the board of Jacob's Pillow, and a member of the New York Hospital board of advisors.
 At the same time, he has remained active in the toy industry as a past member of the Toy Manufacturers of America trade association, and conducted the TMA's first marketing class at New York's Fashion Institute of Technology in 1990.
 Mr. Rigberg stated that Mr. Levy brings "an outstanding combination of toy industry experience, community commitment and intellect" to Just Toys, Inc.
 Just Toys, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of a variety of toy products in the United States and abroad.
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 /CONTACT: Allan Rigberg of Just Toys, 212-645-6335/
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