TITLE

Daddy's Long Legs

PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Doll Reader;Jun/Jul98, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the doll collection of Daddy's Long Legs company. Response that the company is getting from The Country Fair Collection; Description of the Daddy's Figurines & Keepsakes line; How Karen Germany, founder of Daddy's create The Country Fair; Brief history of Daddy's Long Legs; Collection of African-American dolls by Daddy's; Information on the Daddy's Long Legs Collectors Club.
ACCESSION #
667977

Tags: DOLLS;  DADDY'S Long Legs (Company);  GERMANY, Karen;  COLLECTORS & collecting

 

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