Baby First Step, Betsy Wetsy, Swingy, Dancerina, Cheerful Tearful & other vintage dolls from the sixties

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Vintage Swingy doll from 1969

Because girls would love a friend to dance with, Mattel makes SWINGY.

She swings! She swings her arms… she swings her feet with the “Swingy Step.” She tosses her shining hair from side to side, and dances like no other doll in the world Swingy comes with her very own pop record, with music and lyrics to match her mood. And when Swingy finishes dancing, she’ll walk, too.

Vintage Swingy doll from 1969 - Mattel toys

Betsy Wetsy & other classic baby dolls (1960)

Bye Bye Baby in a high chair, Betsy Wetsy in a swing, Toodles doll in a shopping cart, Baby Beautiful in a bassinet, and Tiny Tears in a playpen.

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1960 Betsy Wetsy doll toys

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Dancerina doll (1969)

Because girls dream about being a ballerina, Mattel makes DANCERINA.

Touch her crown — Dancerina pirouettes! Round and round in rhythm to her own recording of the Nutcracker Suite. Touch her crown again—she changes direction! Watch her whirl — Touch again and see her toe dance with delicate steps forward — and then backward — Was there ever a doll like Dancerina?

She’s a pink confection in silken blouse and ruffled tutu. Dancerina — Bravo!

Vintage Dancerina doll from 1969 - Mattell toys

Baby’s Hungry doll

New Baby’s Hungry is amazing — she really seems to eat and drink! Feed her with the spoon, her mouth moves as she chews. Give Baby’s Hungry! her bottle, her cheeks move as she nurses. And all the while, her eyes look around.


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Winking Winny doll from 1967

Winking Winny doll from 1967

Glamorous Sally doll from 1967

Glamorous Sally is a doll with great appeal to girls, because she can be changed from a teen-age to adult doll with a wardrobe change and the push of a button. The button regulates her growth from 6″ to 7-1/4″.

Glamorous Sally doll from 1967

Baby Say ‘N See & Drowsy Baby Secret

Baby Say ‘N See moves her lips and eyes when she says things like, “I can see in the dark, can you?”

Baby Say N See Drowsy Baby Secret dolls - Mattel toys from 1967


Baby First Step

Baby First Step walks and skates, all by herself! Talking Baby First Step (not shown) can do all that, and talk.

Baby first step - Mattel toys from 1967


Baby Cheerful Tearful

Vintage toys from the 1960s - Mattel Cheerful Tearful doll

Baby Cheerful Tearful - Mattel toys from 1967


Little Kiddle dolls

New Lucky Locket Kiddles – each doll comes in its own locket, with chain, clip, stand. Girls can collect them, wear them, decorate with them. And the dolls even come out for play!

Little Kiddle dolls - Mattel toys from 1967

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