Issue 3 - May 1, 2001
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Lincoln Mold Newsletter
This is the third newsletter about the porcelain doll molds and
doll clothing patterns created by the artist Betty Bailey! You
are receiving this newsletter because you subscribed to it at
our site: http://lincoln-mold.com
NEW DOLL COMING SOON
"Monroe Dunn" is Betty's latest creation, and another special
doll in the Front Porch Collection. He is a black doll with
lots of personality, and will will fit our Front Porch body
pattern. He is also affectionately known as "Uncle Mun", and
will be available soon.
NEW CLOTHING PATTERN NEARLY COMPLETED
Betty has nearly completed work on a new suit pattern, made
especially to fit Lord Christopher and other 26 inch dolls.
This suit is a Civil War Era suit, from the 1850's. It will be
available soon as pattern #38.
We are accepting suggestions to display awards our customers
have won. If you have won an award with one of our molds or
clothing patterns, we would love to hear about it. Tell us the
name of the award, the contest and sponsoring organization, as
well as the place and date. If you have a picture to share, we
would love to see that as well. We will consider and respond
to all submissions. If you send a photo and need to have it
back, be sure to tell us that, too.
IN THE MEDIA
We have added a new section to display newspaper articles that
have been written about Betty Bailey and her dolls. Here you
can read some of the history and background behind these
beautiful dolls, and about Betty. We have collected a fair
number of these over the years, but include them only after we
gaining permission to use them on the web site. As you can
imagine, this is not a speedy process.
SHIPPING TO INTERNATIONAL LOCATIONS
Doll makers all over the world love Betty Bailey's creations.
We have made worked hard to insure that the shipping amounts
will be correctly calculated when placing orders for shipping
to overseas locations. It is important to choose the right
shipping option. You can read about all our shipping options
We now have links to several other fine doll-related web sites.
Be sure to check these fine sites! If you would like to
exchange links with us, send us a message. We will consider
and respond to all requests. http://lincoln-mold.com/links.htm
WEB SITE WORK IN PROGRESS
- A free Fashion Plate dress form pattern for you to download
- Molds available for sale in the web store
- Gallery: pictures of all our dolls and clothing patterns
- A special how-to article on creating wigs
- Pattern Dealerships - Our existing dealers will be able to use
their dealer discounts in our web store
WE'D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU
Please feel free to send us any ideas, suggestions, or requests
for our web site. The more useful it is to you, the more
others will like it as well.
We'd like to ask a favor of you, too. Would you tell your
doll- making friends about lincoln-mold.com? We'd be honored
if you would!
If this was forwarded to you by a friend, and you would like to
know more about Lincoln Mold Company or Betty Bailey Originals,
please visit http://lincoln-mold.com and subscribe!
Thank you for subscribing to our newsletter, and for your
interest in our patterns and molds!
Lincoln Mold Company
2554 Mansfield Drive
Des Moines, Iowa 50317
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