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Frosty the Snowman, TV Special

Posted by on Dec 4, 2011 in Americana, Featured, Holiday | Comments Off on Frosty the Snowman, TV Special

In 1949, Gene Autry recorded a song called “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” Big hit. The next year he wanted another fun...

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Kid Stuff: Chatty Cathy

Posted by on Jun 24, 2010 in Kids Stuff | 1 comment

Toy makers had been trying to develop a talking doll for decades, but what they came up with was either cumbersome or unnatural. Then the...

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