was established in 1945 to present, by Harold Matson and Elliot
Handler in California, USA.
Best known for their Barbie dolls and friends products 1959-present, they sold many baby type dolls, toys and wonderfully
innovative products that have enthralled many a child and continue to
captivate adults with their collector dolls and many products over the
Below are some Mattel 1960s dolls identified that may
help you. Doll photos,
detailed descriptions and markings included.
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1960s Dolls Identified
Items shown below are for
Mattel Barbie doll family &
friends, various sizes, see theBarbie Menu for details.
All the dolls in this series, also fashions, gift sets and
miscellaneous. About 175 pages of reference material
Mattel Chatty Cathy doll family,
Chatty Cathy, 20" tall, vinyl and plastic doll. There were
quite a few dolls in this series over the years. Was
also sold in Canada, through a licensing agreement
withReliable Toys & Dolls in the 1960s.
Chatty Cathy doll, 20"
Mattel Sister Belle the talking
16" tall, red stuffed cloth body with lower arms flesh colored and plastic
painted face, yellow yarn hair with bangs and ponytail,
battery operated pull string talker; she says
11 phrases: 1. It's time to eat. 2. Let's play house. 3.
Sing me a song. 4. Please take me with you. 5. Is it bedtime?
6. Do you like me? 7. I'm glad to be your friend. 8.
Will you play with me? 9. Let's draw a picture. 10. I
love you. 11. I think you're nice., was wearing a cotton blue
and white diagonal ^ striped dress with appliquéd red mittens on
front, red short sleeve shirt and black cotton
shoes. Doll is marked on neck; Mattel Inc. Hawthorne, CA.
1961 Sister Belle doll,
Mattel Matty the talking boy
doll or Matty Mattel doll, 16" tall, stuffed cloth
body and plastic face with painted features, short orange yarn hair, pull string talker that says 11
phrases like Belle, was Sister Belle's companion doll and along with
other cartoon characters used in Mattel commercials
during this era. Is wearing red and white striped shirt with black
shorts and white tennis shoes and a felt crown shaped hat. Doll
is marked on neck; Mattel Inc. Hawthorne, CA.
Mattel doll, 16"
Mattel Chatty Baby doll,
18" tall, part of the Chatty Cathy family of dolls, hard plastic
jointed body with vinyl head and rooted hair.
1962 Chatty Baby doll,
1963 Mattel Casper the Friendly Ghost doll,
16" tall, comic character by Harvey Comics, plush stuffed fur body
with red name on front,
hard plastic face with painted features, closed mouth, pull string talker,
marked 1962 Mattel Inc. Hawthorne Calif.
There was supposedly a
companion doll named Wendy the Good Little Witch doll, also a Harvey
Comics character, but we've never found the doll, an ad or
anything to indicate she was actually produced.
1963 Casper doll,
Mattel Charmin' Chatty doll,
24" tall, part of the Chatty Cathy family of dolls, hard plastic
jointed body with vinyl head and rooted hair, black eyeglasses.
Mattel Tiny Chatty Babydoll
or Tiny Chatty Brother doll, 15" tall, all vinyl, white or
black doll, rooted hair, sleep eyes, two upper teeth showing, talker,
wearing an aqua jumper with attached white bib with dolls name
embroidered in aqua, marked on back: Tiny Chatty Baby Tiny
Chatty Brother 1962 Mattel INC. Hawthorne Calif. USA US Pat 3,017,187
Other US & Foreign Patents Pending Patented in Canada 1962. Part
of the Chatty Cathy family of dolls.
1963 Tiny Chatty Baby doll,
Mattel Baby Pattaburp doll,
16" tall, soft body with vinyl head and rooted hair.
1964 Baby Pattaburp doll,
1964 Mattel Dee Dee
doll, 15" tall,
rooted hair, painted eyes, jointed body.
Dee doll, 15"
Mattel Drowsy doll, 14" tall, vinyl head and hands on earliest
dolls, later hands were cloth, stuffed cloth body, pull cord
talker, sleep eyes, and painted facial features, earliest
dolls were dressed in a Kitty print sleeper with
feet and rear drop seat, later ones in same sleeper
design now in pink with large white polka dots, both
versions the box doubles as a cradle.
Marked on tag on back
(the polka dot version, Kitty version maybe same or
different): 3091 Drowsy 1964 Mattel.
This was a very popular doll
and Mattel reproduced it in 1984 and 2000, these dolls
are similar but battery operated.
Drowsy doll, 14"
Mattel Patters Pillow doll,
18" tall, cloth pull string talker, think there were several dolls in this series,
should have a tag sewn into side that identifies
1964 Patters Pillow doll, 18"
Mattel Scooba Doo doll,
23" tall, rooted platinum hair, black cloth body with
voice box & flesh colored elbows to hands, talker,
painted eyes with real lashes, dressed in a striped a line
Scooba Doo doll, 23"
1964 Mattel Swingy
tall, hard plastic
jointed body with vinyl head and rooted hair.
Swingy doll, 17"
Mattel Timey Telldoll,
17" tall, all vinyl, rooted blonde hair, has a watch, talker doll.
1964 Timey Tell doll,
Mattel Baby First Step doll
or Mattel Talking Baby First Step doll, 18" tall, battery operated talker
or walker, rooted hair, sleep eyes. Unsure if she is shown in
1965 Baby First Step doll,
Mattel Herman Munster doll,
21" tall, talking hand puppet or full soft body doll, green vinyl head and
hands, cloth stuffed body.
1965 Herman Munster doll,
Mattel Singing Chatty doll,
17" tall, part of the Chatty Cathy family of dolls, came with
blonde or brunette hair, sleep eyes, closed smiling mouth, shown in
her original red dress, replaced socks, shoes & hair
Photo courtesy of Vintageonlyplease.
Chatty doll, 17"
Mattel Plush talking dolls
and hand puppets; plush talkers; Bernie Bernard,
Chester O'Chimp, Biff Bear, Larry Lion, Linus the Lionhearted talker, Herman Munster talking puppet,
Porky Pig puppet and doll, Tom and Jerry (cat and mouse)
puppet and doll, Crackers talking Parrot, Woody Woodpecker talking
puppet, Bozo Clown talking puppet, Mr. Ed (a horse) talking
puppet, Bugs Bunny talking puppet, Bozo
the Clown rag doll, Cecil the Seasick Sea Serpent and
Woody Woodpecker a rag Doll.
catalog ad 1966;
Mattel Plush talker dolls
Mattel Baby Secret doll,
18" tall, soft baby body with vinyl head and rooted hair, open
Secret doll, 18"
1966 Mattel Baby See 'N Say
pull string talker doll, vinyl doll with rooted hair.
1966 Baby See 'N Say doll,
Mattel Cheerful Tearful doll,
7 or 13" tall, vinyl with rooted hair, changes faces happy
Tearful doll, 13"
Mattel Liddle Kiddles dolls,
various small sizes, see the
Liddle Kiddle Menu for
details and photo's of all the dolls in this series.
Mattel Patootie doll, 16" tall,
stuffed cloth body, pull string talker, vinyl head and hands, painted
facial features of a clown, came with an additional "sad"
mask, marked with tag sewn into side with
Patootie on label and 1965.
1966 Patootie doll,
Mattel Baby's Hungry doll,
17" tall, soft vinyl with rooted hair, battery operated, eyes move and mouth chews.
Mattel Buffy doll, Mrs. Beasley
character from the 1960s TV show Family Affair played
by Anissa Jones, Buffy with her tiny Mrs. Beasley cloth doll, see the
6 1/4" Buffy
& Mrs. Beasley page for details.
The 11" tall Buffy doll has a vinyl head with rooted
hair in pigtails, painted blue eyes, freckles, open mouth, she's a pull string
talker, doll is marked 1967 Mattel Inc. U.S. & For.
Pats. Pend. Mexico. Carrying her Mrs. Beasley cloth doll with a
vinyl head who is 4 1/2"
Mrs. Beasley doll 4 1/2"
1967 Mattel Mrs. Beasley doll,
16" tall, cloth doll, with vinyl head rooted hair,
painted eyes, black eyeglasses, closed smiling mouth, just like the tiny one carried by
the Buffy doll from the 1960s TV show Family
1967 Mattel Sister Small Talk
1/2" tall, blonde rooted hair, the one pictured MIB and is Canadian.
1967 Sister Small Talk doll,
Mattel Teachy Keen doll,
16" tall, pull string talker doll, says several phrases, think she is part of the
Drowsy family, HTF
1967 Teachy Keen doll 16"
Mattel Tippee-Toes doll, 17"
tall, plastic jointed body with vinyl head and rooted hair.
Tippee-Toes doll, 17"
Mattel Baby Fun doll, 7 1/2" tall,
vinyl head with blond bubble-cut curly hair, painted eyes, open
mouth, jointed body. Came with party accessories;
balloons, noise maker, horn, bubble pipe, was dressed in a
yellow and orange a-line dress with cap sleeves with scalloped
ends, with hot pink flowed appliqués. Marked on neck:
Inc. Hong Kong and
marked on back: Patent Pending 1968 Mattel Inc. Hong Kong.
1968 Baby Fun doll, 7 1/2"
Mattel Bouncy Baby doll, 11"
tall, marked on neck: 1968 Mattel, Inc. and on back; Mattel, Inc.
Mexico Hong Kong.
Baby doll, 11"
1968 Mattel Grampa
& Grandma dolls,
20" tall, pull
string with voice box talker doll, cloth doll with attached
blue plaid shirt, red print tie, blue slacks, black cloth
shoes, and printed facial features with black eyeglasses.
Tagged; Quality Originals by Mattel Grandpa Copyright
1968 Joyce Miller Originals. Photo
courtesy Ann Mansfield
1968 Grampa doll,
1968 Mattel Swingy
doll, 20" tall,
battery operated doll, came with record and Mattel Tiny Swingy doll, 11 1/2"
tall, also battery operated doll, marked 1967 Mattel Inc.
1968 Swingy doll,
1968 Mattel Valerie
doll, 10 1/2" tall,
vinyl and plastic, rooted blonde hair, painted blue eyes, marked 1967 Mattel, Inc. Hong Kong.
Valerie doll, 10 1/2"
Mattel Upsy Downsy dolls, Wizzers, books, playsets and vinyl cases in this doll series. See this
pages for more details:
Upsy Downsy Dolls
Upsy Downsy -
Mother What Now doll
Mattel Dancerina doll,
12", 16", or 24" tall, dancing doll in pink
tutu tallest one 24" on the left in photo, all are battery operated dolls.
1969 Mattel Dancerella
18" tall, is shown in middle of photo,
wearing a white and pink tutu, red plastic crown when pulled
the doll danced.
1972 Mattel Baby Dancerina
11-12" tall, wears the green and silver tutu in photo at
bottom right, doing the splits.
Mattel Baby Go Bye-Bye and Her Bumpety Buggy
doll, 11" tall,
hard plastic and vinyl head with rooted hair, doll sits in an orange and yellow
battery operated doll.
1969 Baby Go Bye-Bye doll,
Mattel Baby Tender
Love Talks doll, 15" tall, drink wet type, a non-posable
stuffed body, rooted blonde hair with pink vinyl bow on top of
head, pull string talker, says; Kiss Baby, Go Bye Bye, Da - Da
Daddy, Night - Night, Mama Mama and she giggles. Wore a
printed cotton shift dress with white shoes.
Baby Tender Love Talks doll, 15"
Mattel Dick Van Dyke doll,
25" tall, talker, maybe based on the character, Caractacus Potts
played by Dick Van Dyke in the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang movie
1969 Dick Van Dyke doll,
Mattel Hi Dottie doll,
17" tall, tall, hard plastic jointed body with vinyl head and blonde rooted hair, brown painted eyes.
1969 Hi Dottie doll,
1969 Mattel Myrtle
doll, 14" tall, pull
string talker, cloth stuffed body, plastic face and hands, painted
facial features, big wide open mouth, yellow yarn pigtail
hair, dressed ina peach printed dress with white apron and chartreuse
ric rak trim.
Myrtle doll, 14"
Mattel Sketchy doll, 19"
tall, hard plastic jointed body with vinyl head and rooted
hair, sleep eyes, open mouth.