JACK CRANSTON, doll, (U.S. set)

Set Information

Set Title
THE CRANFORD CHILDREN SERIES OF DRESSING DOLLS, JACK CRANFORD, (U.S. set)
Set Comment

please refer to the book COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS BY BLAIR & MARGARET WHITTON for a very complete listing. They discuss the series on page 161. There are four sets in the series with each set having one doll, four dresses and four hats. JACK CRANFORD, JESSIE CRANFORD, JENNIE CRANFORD, and JANE, THE NURSE. They were packaged in thin cardboard boxes marked with the TUCK TRADEMARK ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN. PAT'D. FEB 20TH 1894 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. TORONTO. NEW YORK. There are also sets published in German which are listed separately.

Item Information

Item Title
JACK CRANSTON, doll, (U.S. set)
Item Comment

doll, head separate but "attached at a proper angle, onto an elongated neck, space being left under the chin to slip on the separate costume which also came with a neck long enough to allow this manipulation" page 70 of PAPER DOLLS A GUIDE TO COSTUME BY CLARA HALLARD FAWCETT, 1951. ,

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