ca. 1940s ABC Toy Company Mama Doll 17"
There is very little known about the A.B.C. Toy Company,
dolls and toys were probably distributed through Butler Brothers, it appears the
few dolls found marked or with original hangtags were perhaps purchased from
other doll makers, then dressed and sold.
ca. 1940s ABC Mama Doll, 17" tall, composition head and limbs, cloth
stuffed body, Mama crier, lightly molded brown hair, brown sleep eyes, closed
Doll marked on back of neck
A.B.C. TOY CO.
Other sized Mama dolls were probably available too.
1949-1950s ABC Mary Hoyer type doll with
molded ears, 14" tall, all hard plastic, molded hair beneath her saran
blonde wig with curly bangs and two braids tied with plaid bows, fully jointed
body, blue sleep eyes, came with an A. B. C. Toy Company tag and booklet
with instructions for washing the saran wig.
Wearing her original clothing; sheer short
white puff sleeved blouse, red, white and blue jumper with floral trim
suspenders, red belt, matching big plaid hair bow, white nylon socks and red
leather shoes with ties.
Doll is marked on back with a
blank raised circle O
like the Mary Hoyer dolls and others - without text inside the circle.
Note: This same plaid jumper outfit has also been found on
If your looking to buy this ABC Toy Mary Hoyer type doll, try
using a search keyword "Mary Hoyer" or Hoyer.
1949 ABC Mary Hoyer type doll 14"
Additional A.B.C. Toy Co dolls not shown
ca. 1930s ABC Anette Baby doll, 17" tall, composition
flange head, lower arms and lower legs, cloth body and upper limbs, stitched hip
joints, molded painted brown hair, painted blue eyes with painted upper
eyelashes, closed mouth, doll marked
Anette Baby A.B.C. Toy.