Bob Scout

Name: Bob Scout

Made by and When: Kenner, 1974

Material: Vinyl and hard plastic

Marks: ©1974 G.M.F.G.I./KENNER PROD./CIN’TI. OHIO 45202/NO. 7005/MADE IN HONG KONG (on the lower back)

Height: 9-1/2 inches

Hair/Eyes/Mouth: Sculpted and texturized black Afro, brown painted eyes, open mouth with painted upper teeth

Clothes: Wears the official Scout uniform that replicates the uniform Boy Scouts wore the year of release and brown vinyl shoes.

Other: Bob Scout has multiple points of articulation at the neck, upper arms/shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees, and ankles. Bob’s right hand is molded into a position to give the appropriate Boy Scout salute. Steve Scout is Bob’s white counterpart.

Slideshow

Find more pictures of Kenner’s Official Scout dolls, the accessories, and additional information here.

See the installation of Kenner’s Dave Cub (scout) here.

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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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