First Barbie commercial surfaces on YouTube

by James

You gotta love YouTube. You can find anything on it. Witness what is reported to be the first TV commercial for Barbie dolls … circle 1959 … Check it out after the jump.

Check out the price tag …. $3. Course, back in 1959 that was a lot of money. And that Barbie? Well she’s worth a few bucks more … US $17,000 sold at auction in 2006.

Hat Tip – Toy Book

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