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TAGLIONI & JENNY LIND PAPER DOLLS. JACK & JILL. 1958

TAGLIONI & JENNY LIND PAPER DOLLS. JACK & JILL. 1958


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Directory: Popular Collectibles: Dolls and Figures: Paper: Pre 1960: Item # 994564
Doris Frohnsdorff
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TAGLIONI & JENNY LIND PAPER DOLLS. The first in the series "PLAYTIME PAGES. 100 YEARS OF PAPER DOLLS". JACK AND JILL MAGAZINE, March, 1958. A four page folded extract (all connected). This is the first in the "Playtime Pages", to be offered in chronological order, on a monthly basis by the magazine. Two dolls - Taglioni & Jenny Lind start the series. Doll 1.) Taglioni first appeared circa 1840. She is shown as a double-sided doll with costumes for "William Tell" and Les Sylphides". Doll 2.) Jenny Lind (shown as from circa 1850) has three costumes and two hats for two Opera roles, "Don Giovanni" and "The Daughter of the Regiment". Also included is a page of directions for mounting the paper dolls (see enlargement3). The centerfold crease has a small slit and shows puncture marks from staples removal. Sold as-is.