The Belle Doll &
Toy Corporation of Brooklyn, New York USA, made dolls from 1952-1958.
Belle made hard
plastic and vinyl fashion dolls, ballerina dolls, walking dolls and the multi-jointed
Twixie the twisting pixie doll.
By the late 1950s Belle was acquired by the Effanbee company.
Shown on right:
1952 Belle Heddi Stroller doll, 20"
tall, hard plastic head that turns when she walks, sleep eyes, real eyelashes, open mouth with teeth,
saran combable wig, five piece jointed
walker body, wore a plaid school girl dress
with white socks and black mary jane shoes, came with an instruction pamphlet,
A Belle Doll.
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1952-1958 Belle Doll & Toy
Items shown below are
Margie doll, 17" tall
Marjorie doll, 19" tall or Belle Margie doll, 17 or 20" tall, both
dolls have hard plastic bodies & arms with vinyl head, Cissy type
face mold, sleep
eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears, rooted hair in various
colors, high heel fashion dolls with jointed
knees, some dolls are marked on neck; GV and on bottom V205-E,
others are unmarked. Dolls came in several different
outfits from casual dresses to formals.
There is a smaller Miss Revlon type,
10" tall doll companion line, called Little Miss Margie
doll or Little Miss Marjorie doll,unmarked or some have the circle P marking,
had a separate wardrobe of beautiful clothing that could be
1958 Belle Twixie the
Twisting Pixie doll, 19" tall, multi-jointed, hard plastic body
with twelve joints; neck, shoulders, elbows, waist, hips knees &
ankles, vinyl head with rooted hair, sleep eyes. Competitor of Uneeda's multi-jointed
Dollikin & Valentine's
Mannikin same size dolls.
Came wearing a very
similar outfit to the Dollikin's lotus blossom oriental
outfit. Doll marked P-8.
Doll is shown without clothing
so you can see the body construction.