Category Archives: Dummy Collecting

Woody As Used by Walter Olsen the Ventriloquist

Back some time ago I was so excited to show you a pair of Frank Marshall figures that were used by Walter Walters Jr. named Woody and Mary Lou. They are great figures and really are a centerpiece of the … Continue reading

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Ray Guyll’s Jerry Mahoney

Here’s a video showing Ray Guyll’s Jerry Mahoney. Like this blog post? Buy me a coffee or send me a tip!

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Len Insull Ventriloquist Figure Named Spike

Recently I was able to add another Len Insull figure to the Ventriloquist Central Collection. This figure came from the original owner named Brian Cheyne. Brian purchased this figure back in 1969 in London England and kept him in fantastic … Continue reading

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Walt Botley Figure Headstick

Here’s a video showing the headstick of my latest Walt Botley ventriloquist figure. Like this blog post? Buy me a coffee or send me a tip!

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Jimmy Eisenberg’s Ventriloquist Sideshow Figure

Here’s a video showing a Jimmy Eisenberg’s Sideshow ventriloquist figure. This figure came by way of ventriloquist Ken Groves. Like this blog post? Buy me a coffee or send me a tip!

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Walt Botley Superb Figure

Here’s a video showing a Walt Botley Superb ventriloquist figure. One of the unsung figure makers from across the pond is Walt Botley. This figure was made in the early 1970’s and is all original including his 1970’s clothing. This … Continue reading

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Jimmy Eisenberg’s Ventriloquist Sideshow Figure

I am a sucker for antique figures as everyone knows but new figures I have always had a problem purchasing. I am not saying I have not purchased new figures it just bothers me because for the most part they … Continue reading

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Superb Walt Botley Ventriloquist Figure

One of the unsung figure makers from across the pond is Walt Botley. Since I have been collecting ventriloquist figures this is only the second figure made by Botley that I have found which I could purchase for the Ventriloquist … Continue reading

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Ken Spencer Black Figure

After posting this Ken Spencer black ventriloquist figure on the blog a few days ago, I’ve received a few emails wanting to see a video of him, so here you go. Like this blog post? Buy me a coffee or … Continue reading

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Lucky Charlie a Very Rare Frank Marshall

We all know that Frank Marshall was a master carver and when you look at this ventriloquist figure you will really see how skilled he really was with a carving chisel. I was contacted by a fellow named Ron Teska … Continue reading

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Frank Marshall Figure “Freckles”

Here’s a video showing Carole Silvester’s Frank Marshall Figure “Freckles”. He is 39″ tall and is 100% original as the way he came from Frank Marshall except for the wig. Like this blog post? Buy me a coffee or send … Continue reading

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Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – J.C. Turner Clown Figure

Here’s a video showing a J.C. Turner ventriloquist Figure that could also be classified as folk art. This is perhaps one of the rarest forms of the J.C. Turner figure. This wonderful clown is in all original condition with his … Continue reading

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