North American camels? Who knew?

May 12, 2011 @ 7:13 pm | Filed under:

Solving Jigsaw Puzzles in Museum Basements

“I hope to finish working out the history of North American camels before I die.”—Posting this one mainly for Jane; I found it an utterly captivating read.

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What Your American Girl Doll Says About the Rest of Your Life

If I’d been young enough, I’d have wanted a Felicity. OKAY I STILL WANT A FELICITY. What? What?

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  1. Silvia says:

    Aww, I didn’t see “Kaya” on the doll list!

  2. Ellie says:

    I have Felicity. I bought her as a gift to myself when I was pregnant with Joshua (9). She’s lovely 🙂 Currently seated atop my knitting basket, near my cozy chair.

  3. Penny says:

    I hope you bought one at some point – they have stopped making many of the historical dolls, including Felicity. And yes, I wrote a letter. Several in fact.

    (and we don’t have Felicity either! My girls opted for Kirsten and Samantha, and I was very happy to oblige on their eighth birthdays, which was just in time, since they aren’t available anymore either, harumph)

  4. Melissa Wiley says:

    Yes, actually, Rilla was given Felicity for Christmas by her grandparents. And I hardly had to coach her selection at ALL. 😉