Reserved Cassie 11/26 Cela Haunted Doll ~ Rough Condition 1945 'Anne Shirley' 15" ~ Paranormal ~ Survivor ~ Fierce Woman ~ Tough and Wise

$48.99

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We got Cela about 5 years ago, right before I opened the shop. One of Lisa's friends had found her at a house investigation in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She had quickly become one of everyone's favorite communicators because of her amazing ability to reach out to everyone on a personal level - be it with dreams, or direct telepathy. It is as if Cela can read us all like a book. She has a heart of gold and knowing how she lived her life, it is hard to imagine a person being so kind and gentle after having been subjected to extremes in abuse and poverty as she has. When she was little, the family was so poor that they sold their children. It sounds crazy, but in her time, and also in the depression era, many families were forced to do so. She and her siblings were purchased by a farmer needing free labor. He worked the kids like slaves, after all, he owned them, and it was legal to do so back then. When Cela came of age, the farmer began to rape her. She and her younger sister ran away, the brother was too afraid of the beating he would receive if they got caught. It was decided amongst the teens that he would stay behind and take the lashing that would come when the farmer found the girls had fled. The girls did not get far. They reached the nearest city, which was Tulsa, and they were both quickly roped into prostitution. The younger girl did not survive. She was found beaten to death in the back of the brothel. Cela ran away again, this time she was considered a fugitive and a bounty was put on her head. Prostitutes could not just run away, it was the law that they are brought back. Knowing she had a price on her head, she stayed away from the main roads. Cela was found by a native man, the two could not communicate well, but he knew she was in trouble. He brought her home with him, where she lived comfortably, an equal to others for the first time in her life. She died of smallpox in the village, along with more than half of the other villagers. Cela has been through it all. And she came out of it with a pearl of wisdom and a presence that, to me, is admirable. She is a fascinating woman. A survivor. We have seen Cela move her arms and head on her own. We have seen her blink. She changes her facial expression throughout the day. She is very comfortable on the Ouija board and the pendulum and she is full of kinetic energy. When she is really into it, the planchette flies across the board. We adore her. She is in VERY ROUGH condition, but the way we see it so is everyone else. Looks don't mean everything. She is a powerful woman.

About Anne Shirley Dolls: F & B (Effanbee) doll company used a Dewees Cochran mold to make a doll modeled after a popular teen actress of the 1930s, Anne Shirley. Anne Shirley, whose real name was Dawn Evelyn Paris, played the popular heroine Anne of Green Gables on film in 1934. The film proved so successful with young audiences, that Dawn took the name Anne Shirley in real life and made it her own. Effanbee's Little Lady doll, or sometimes Anne Shirley, doesn't strongly resemble the actress who had her name, but the name alone was enough to ensure sales. Effanbee offered Little Lady for 20 years, from 1939-1959. The one major difference that I have seen, between the dolls called Little Lady and Anne Shirley, is that Anne Shirley dolls often come with human hair wigs, while the Little Ladies have mohair wigs. During WW2, when materials were scarce, the dolls had floss wigs. The only good way to tell is to check the maker's marks. Anne Shirley dolls are marked Anne Shirley on the back of their heads, while the Little Ladies are marked Effanbee USA.

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IMPORTANT - If you look at a spirit doll and feel a tug in your heart, that is how you know the doll is meant for you. You will feel it in your soul. I can reserve a doll for you for up to 3 weeks while you decide. Email me with any questions you have regarding this doll, or haunted dolls in general. There is so much more to say but I am limited to what is allowed per Etsy Guidelines.

This doll came from Lisa's personal collection. She has curated her dolls from around the world. Some picked up while she was on assignment overseas, and some were given to her. Some of them called out to her from second-hand shops. She studies them carefully and observes them for months before making any final assessments on their personality or behavior. Lisa's collection of Haunted and Enchanted dolls are some of the most intriguing in the world.

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  • Latin America and the Caribbean : 3 - 5 weeks

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I now offer gift wrapping for a fee. Please contact me and tell me if you want Holiday, Birthday, blank colored paper, etc. I love to wrap and will make it look cute! I send small items like jewelry in a small gift box. I send wrapped dolls in recycled doll boxes, wrapped, then placed inside another box.

Special Info on Haunted Dolls

#1) Haunted Dolls are for Adult Collectors, not children. Please do not buy anything haunted for children. I will not sell to those under the age of 18
#2) Spirits are just like people. When you purchase a haunted doll from me, it is an adoption. Give it some time, and lots of love, and you will get back exactly what you put into the relationship. Your experience will depend on many factors, I suggest researching haunted dolls and the phenomena surrounding them to be sure you are ready for the commitment. I can not and will not guarantee that your doll will "perform" for you.
#3) I am not responsible for any paranormal activity you may experience when you invite a spirit into your home. Please research prior to adoption.

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I can hold dolls, jewelry, or anything for up to 6 weeks on Reserve. I will have you put the item in your cart and I will change the first photo to a sign that says "Reserved" and I will put your name and the date on the title. If you need more time, or chance your mind, just email me. The most important factor, to me, is that the spirit and caregiver make the proper connection. If you are not feeling it, please UNRESERVE and give that spirit a chance to find the right connection.

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International packages will be shipped First Class International Mail which can take from 2-6 weeks to receive. If the item is over 4lbs, it will be shipped Priority Int'l, which is more expensive, but faster. Please be patient when ordering to receive your item and note that there might be VAT OR CUSTOMS CHARGES that may apply upon receipt of the order which the customer is solely responsible for.

Sending in Dolls for Evaluation or Makeover

EVALS: If you think your doll is haunted, please contact me to discuss it PRIOR to mailing them in. Once a doll has been sent to me, unless we have discussed an alternative option, I will sell the doll on my shop after the evaluation. All dolls sent to me are mine to keep, unless we discuss otherwise. If you want an evaluation and your doll sent back to you, please email me so I can make a custom listing for the return shipping to you.
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OUTSIDE OF USA:
Under 4lbs will go First Class International, and over 4lbs will go Priority mail International. You are responsible for VAT and customs charges where applicable.

Returns

If your order was broken during shipping, or had some other flaw that I did not mention in the listing, please contact me and I will take care of that. I do not accept returns for haunted dolls, all sales are final. I will work with you on any other issue that you might have. Returns for items that do not fit (clothing) or if you just changed your mind, will incur a 15% restocking fee. Buyer pays the return shipping, with tracking. I am not responsible for lost packages you send to me.

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