Most of the paper dolls on this site are from newspaper archives. All newspaper items have been copied in black and white. I have added color to some of the paper dolls. All of the coloring contests for movies and from ads were found searching through newspapers.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
MELBA As Marguerite in Faust, 1897
May 23, 1897. A paper doll series from The Boston Globe. Several of the paper dolls in this series were of actual people. Melba was a popular opera singer from that time period.