The History of Barbie

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Mr. Russell SPC 0405: Evening Informative Outline Deborah Cooper

The History of Barbie and How Profitable Collecting Her Can Be

Speech Goal: I want my audience to know how Barbie came to be, and how collecting the different types can be profitable.

Introduction

Hook: I’m a Barbie girl, in a Barbie world. Life is plastic. It’s fantastic!

Credibility: My name is Debbie Cooper, and I am a Barbie Collector.

Thesis: Knowing the history behind what you collect, makes it even more valuable when you’re making a large profit while selling it.

Preview: First, I will discuss the history of Barbie, and how she came to be. Second, I will discuss the types of Barbie Dolls, and how they’ve changed over the years. Third, I will mention some of the controversies she has created due to her popularity. Finally, I will discuss how you can make a profit by buying and/or selling Barbie on ebay or other websites, or by attending Barbie Doll Conventions.

Body

I. The history of Barbie, and how she came to be.

II. The different types of Barbie Dolls, and how they’ve changed over the years.

III.Controversies Barbie has created due to her popularity.

IV. How you can profit by buying and/or selling Barbie on the Internet, or by attending Barbie Doll Conventions.

Sources

The Barbie Story. Retrieved April 1, 2012, from http:/ / www.barbiecollector.com/collectors/collector-terminology

Barbie. Retrieved April 1, 2012, from http: / / en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbie

Barbie Doll History. Retrieved April 1, 2012, from http: / / www.fashion-doll-guide.com/barbie-Doll-History.html

Barbie: Still a babe and strutting her stuff. Retrieved April 3, 2012, from http: / / washingtonexaminer.com/entertainment/2008/12/Barbie-still-babe-and-strutting-her-st…

Bild Lilli doll. Retrieved April 3, 2012, from http: / /

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