ICONIC COLLECTIBLES: Buffy and Mrs. Beasley Dolls, 1968, Family Affair

ICONIC COLLECTIBLES: Buffy and Mrs. Beasley Dolls, 1968, Family Affair The 101/2 inch Talking Buffy and Mrs. Beasley doll, made by Mattel Hawthorne, was one of the hottest, most successful products from a television show of the entire 1960’s. Mrs. Beasley became one of the most iconic dolls of all time, and was also mass […]

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SUSPENSION OF DISBELIEF: GREATEST TV GRIEVANCES!

In mid 1968, on the great gothic soap Dark Shadows, for weeks and weeks (and weeks), poor frightful Adam is held captive in the east wing of Collinwood. Carolyn, obviously crushing on Adam, brings him food, books, and compassion. YET, she cannot bring him a broom to clean his dusty, cobwebbed room? It is absolutely […]

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ICONIC COLLECTIBLES: Buffy and Mrs. Beasley Dolls, 1968, Family Affair

The 10 1/2 inch Talking Buffy and Mrs. Beasley doll, made by Mattel Hawthorne, was one of the hottest, most successful products from a television show of the entire 1960’s. Mrs. Beasley became one of the most iconic dolls of all time, and was also mass produced in several formats long after the 1966-1971 show […]

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