The original Barbie doll was launched in March 1959. My mom still has hers. I loved playing with her Barbie and Ken. So cool!!
Barbie 1960 - Ponytail #3. I still have my Barbie and Midge doll the case and their clothes, along with the little catalog that you'd get each time you got some new clothes for them.
Barbie ~FOR SALE $35.00 COMES WITH SILVER PLASTIC CASE. DGIL@COMCAST.NET
This 1959 #2 brunette ponytail Barbie sold for $ 6,495. She was sold in her original box with all of her original accessories. My sister had this.
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MARCH 9, 1959 - 1st BARBIE Like so many blondes today, she started out brunette
Mistakes by Mattel! - Barbie, Fashion Icon of the 60's
An original Barbie doll, one that isn't a people pleaser. Barbie knows she's got it going on, it's why Ken is crazy about her.
Number 6 Ponytail Vintage Barbie Doll 1962 - 1964
I had something similar, only I had a Midge doll. I thought she was way cuter than Barbie.