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The Howdy Doody Appeal

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Find out how this freckled redhead captured the heart of baby boomers across the country.

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See how two big stars of early Hollywood become big business for the doll making industry. Follow the paths of Howdy Doody and Shirley Temple as they make a multi-million dollar leap from TV and movie screens into stores around the world-and eventually into museums.

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