Name: Dreamy Walker
Made by and When: Shindana Toys, Inc., 1975
Material: Vinyl and rigid plastic
Marks: SHINDANA TOYS 1975 DIV. OF OPER. BOOTSTRAP INC (on the head)
Height: 32 inches
Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Black-rooted hair styled in a “shag” (a popular hairstyle of the 1970s), brown sleep eyes, open-closed mouth (the doll’s lip color has changed from its original red color).
Clothes: Kelly green and white polka dot blouse, yellow overalls, white socks, white vinyl shoes
Other: Stock #8050, Dreamy Walker “walks” with you when the doll’s hands are held and the doll is guided. Dreamy Walker was included in Shindana’s 1978 catalog dressed in red overalls. The catalog description reads,
Any little girl can step out in style with Shindana’s Dreamy Walker. Dreamy Walker stands 32” tall and features a smart curly shag hairdo and movable eyes.”
Shindana’s motto, “Dolls made by a dream” is on the left top corner of Dreamy Walker’s box.
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