Also on these boards
A most adorable rubber baby doll, Amosandra, from the radio program, Amos and Andy. I saved up, to buy from Montgomery Ward catalog. 1950
The Amosandra baby doll was manufactured by the Sun Rubber Co. located in Barberton, Ohio in the late 1940's. Packed away for posterity, I found a photo of me with my doll in 1948. The story goes that she was the baby daughter of Amos from the famous Amos and Andy Radio Show. Ruth E. Newton was the designer of this very sweet doll. Ms. Newton was a well-known artist at that time who illustrated many children's picture story books. The doll was clearly marked on her back, AMOSANDRA, copyright ...