Raggedy Ann 12" Brunette Doll
- 12 inches long
- Embroidered note
- Unique costume
- Red yarn hair and a happy face
Aurora World's Raggedy Ann Classic Brunette doll is 12 inches high and wears the classic white pinafore with "Raggedy Ann" embroidered on it over a cherry-print dress. She has lock washer eyes for safety and durability, and the rest of her endearing face is beautifully embroidered. She is made with great attention to replicate details of the traditional Raggedy Ann doll, including yarn hair and the embroidered "I Love You" heart on her chest. Aurora World is an industry leader with over 30 years of experience designing and manufacturing innovative, high quality plush products.
John B. Gruelle, also known as Johnny Gruelle, was the author and artist who developed the characters of Raggedy Ann, Raggedy Andy and others associated with them. He acquired design patent number 47789 for the original Raggedy Ann doll on September 7, 1915.
Several documents in the National Archives are related to Raggedy Ann in the File Unit: John B. Gruelle vs. Molly-'Es Doll Outfitters, Inc., et al., 1935-1938 Series: Equity Case Files, 1843-1938.