Ventriloquist Central Video Collecting Series – A Frank Marshall Black Ventriloquist Figure

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Here is a video of a a very rare Frank Marshall figure of a Black Man. In Frank’s 1931 catalogue he is called the Negro (politically incorrect today).

This figure stands 40 inches tall. He has slot jaw with the lever control for same, side moving eyes which self center and the right eye roll winks. He also has an unusual set up so that you can control his mouth movement with your foot.

Click here to see more of this Frank Marshall Black Ventriloquist Figure



Dan Willinger is a ventriloquism enthusiast and ventriloquist figure collector. He has been collecting for over 25 years. He created the Ventriloquist Central Collection. It now has over 100 ventriloquist figures and over 50 of them are Frank Marshall figures. Because of his love for the art of ventriloquism, Mr. Willinger created the website Ventriloquist Central. For more information about the website, go to:

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One Response to Ventriloquist Central Video Collecting Series – A Frank Marshall Black Ventriloquist Figure

  1. James Manalli says:

    Of all the Marshalls I have seen pictures of this one is among my very favorites. He is wonderfully carved. I would love to see inside the head.
    Thanks for sharing!

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