Madame Beatrice Alexander's favorite doll was Scarlett O'Hara
Scarlett O'Hara, it is said that she was Madam Alexander's favorite doll in the Madame Alexander Doll line. The Scarlett O'Hara doll was on display in Madame Alexander's home on her Grand Piano. Before Gone With The Wind was ever made into a movie, Madam had fallen in love with the main character from the novel Scarlett and 1937 she produced her first Scarlett in a composition finish.
Madame Alexander kept her Gone With The Wind series in production every year. Designing Scarlett in many different gowns and many different sizes. Scarlett has been mostly been produced and sought after by the Madame Alexander doll collector in the 8", 10", and 21" Cissy and Portrait dolls.
Scarlett's wardrobe has her in all her famous outfits. In her Picnic Gown in many different floral prints, Sewing Gown, Red Gown from Ashley's Birthday Party, her Black Widow Gown, her Green Velvet Drapes Gown, her Wedding Gown, her Honeymoon Trunk clothes set, her Red Dressing Gown Robe set, Atlanta Strolling through the Park. Most of the know outfits from the Gone With The Wind Movie have been created in different versions.
The Gone With The Wind Series by the Madame Alexander Doll Company have produced most of the famous characters from the story. Rhett Butler, Mammy, Prissy, Ashley, Melanie, Bonnie Blue, Aunt Pitty Pat, Mrs O'Hara, Mr O'Hara, Belle Watling, her sisters Carreen and Suellen, and the civil war union and confederate soldiers. They even made Scarlett's beloved home, Tara.
If you are searching for a great doll to collect, why not begin with a Madame Alexander Gone With The Wind Series doll, this would be a great choice, after all Scarlett O'Hara was Madame Alexander's favorite doll!