Dave Cub (Scout)

Name: Dave Cub (Scout)

Made by and When: Kenner, 1975

Material: Vinyl and hard plastic

Height: 8-1/2 inches

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

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

Other: Dave Cub scout has multiple points of articulation at the neck, upper arms/shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees, and ankles. Dave’s right hand is molded in a position to give the appropriate scout salute. The box is beautifully illustrated with outside scouting scenes. Dave Cub is part of Kenner’s Official Scout High Adventure set that included other dolls (action figures). Included with Dave is a 16-page illustrated Cub Scouting & You booklet printed on newsprint. Dave and the White Cub Scout, Craig, are illustrated on the front of the booklet. The booklet photos are in the slideshow.

Slideshow

See the installation of Kenner’s Bob Scout (Boy Scout doll) here.

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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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