Pictures of William (Pretty Bopp) Franklin with his Ventriloquist Figure, June Bug

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I’ve been in contact with the family of William (Pretty Bopp) Franklin, and Dallas was kind enough to send us some pictures of William. I did some blogs a few years ago about him (click here to see those blogs).

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Thanks, Dallas for sharing these pictures with us.

Click here to see the Brian Hamilton figure that once belonged to William (Pretty Bopp) Franklin


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Ventriloquist Central is the brainchild of Dan Willinger and Steve Hurst. Dan 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. Steve is a ventriloquist as well as builder of ventriloquist figures. He also has a background in sales, marketing, building websites and computers. Because they both love the art of ventriloquism, the website Ventriloquist Central was born. For more information about the website, go to:

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One Response to Pictures of William (Pretty Bopp) Franklin with his Ventriloquist Figure, June Bug

  1. Thank you for sharing this.

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