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I added three new videos on YouTube. They are the three Baby Face commercials in higher quality versions than the ones I had previously uploaded. Thanks to Mel, who sent me the new better quality videos, which I in turn share with all of you on the Babyfacedoll411 YouTube Channel. Here is one of the [...]

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New Video on YouTube today is about the Hug and Hold rag dolls. They are unsold prototypes of cute rag babies with velcro on the hands giving them the “hug” and “hold” ability. They are kind of generic looking which is why Mel thinks they did not sell, but these designs evolved into the Mop [...]

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Magic Diaper PVC figurines were sold in the US on blister cards, first as Magic Diaper Babies and then in the same packages, but as Baby Face Magic Diaper Babies. This was done in an attempt to stimulate sales by linking them to their number one selling dolls ie Baby Face. The figures had lukewarm [...]

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Mel Birnkrant, the Baby Face Daddy, has sent us new copies of all the videos, made directly from his original Masters, for me to share with all of you. They are totally awesome! I will be adding them to our YouTube Channel. This first one is the Special Delivery dolls presentation video. It features the [...]

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Here is a real treat for y’all. This video is of Mel being interviewed several years ago, Christmas Morning on GMA. He gives a tour of the converted schoolhouse that he and Eunice call home and that houses his amazing collection of early twentieth century Disney, comic and cartoon character toys. See his workbench where [...]

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