Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Johnny Main’s “Archie”

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Frank Marshall carved some wonderful figures for performer Johnny Main from Niagara Falls New York. This was Marshall’s first creation for Johnny. His name is Archie. He is a superior figure in the Nosey style and was loaded up by Frank with the following functions. Slot jaw, side to side self centering eyes, crossing eyes, winkers/blinkers and upper lip smile.

Here’s a video of Johnny Main’s “Archie”.

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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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2 Responses to Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – Johnny Main’s “Archie”

  1. James Manalli says:

    Wonderfull figure. Thanks for sharing!

  2. LeeDean says:

    Johnny wrote to me when he got the figure, some problem with one of the controls, and had to send back to Frank Marshall to fix it.

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