Ideal Jointed Composition Soldier "liberty Boy" Wwi Military Us Army Doll C.1917
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Ideal Jointed Composition Soldier "liberty Boy" Wwi Military Us Army Doll C.1917:
*Remember~"It's the Soldier, not the reporter who gives you freedom of the press. It's the Soldier, not the poet who gives you freedom of speech. It's the Soldier not the organizer, who allows you to demonstrate. It's the Soldier, who salutes the Flag, whose coffin is draped with the Flag, who allows the protestor to burn the Flag! Thank you to all the Soldiers and their families for their sacrifice."
Honoring those who serve and those who have served...we salute our VETERANS in the Armed Forces with our"Star Spangled" and wonderful, 12" tall, high quality, very heavy composition (feels and sounds like solid metal), World War I, "LIBERTY BOY", American soldier doll manufactured by the Ideal Novelty & Toy Co., Brooklyn, N.Y., circa 1917.He has the (very faint) incised signatureon the back at his waist: IDEAL in a diamond. He was made to celebrateIdeal's tenth anniversary of doll making as wellas to honor our American HERO soldiers. What agreat piece of history to add to your toy or doll collection!His handsome face is flesh-tinted with boyish features and excellent color,hishands are flesh-tinted and his light brown or dark blond, molded hair is side-parted. He wears a very detailed, molded-on, brown doughboy uniform, boots, black tie, U.S. Army lapels, belt andblack buttons. He has hip and shoulder joints with a ball-jointed swivel head. He holds a pose well and is tightly strung. See him on page 159, Doll Values-12th edition-Linda Edwards. He is in very good overall condition with no damages, no repairs, no cracks and deservesa place of honor inyour collection. (one hand repainted, paint flakes on other hand) Sure to become a family heirloom andtreasured for generations. Other items shown are not included.
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