Enid Blyton and golliwogs

JOdel at aol.com JOdel at aol.com
Sun Sep 10 12:08:45 EDT 2000


In a message dated 9/10/00 7:11:28 AM, amaya at whatever.net.au writes:

>It's a pity that in one clean sweep of PCness they managed to claim one
>of
>
>my favourite toys as offensive
>
>
Among educated middle-class black professionals here in Los Angeles things 
like golliwogs and the old black-stereotype advertising trademarks are often 
considered highly collectible and given pride of place in the living room or 
study (seen on historic house tours, mostly in West Adams or 
Pasadena/Monrovia).
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