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Barbie Turns 50

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Barbie Turns 50

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Barbie Turns 50

Barbie Turns 50

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Last week, the 28th National Barbie Doll Collectors Convention was held in Washington, D.C. Barbie shows no sign of age; however, as the doll remains one of the most popular on the market.

Host Michel Martin went to the convention and spoke with Liz Grampp, Mattel's director of marketing for Barbie Collector, and designer Stacey McBride, who designed a line of African-American Barbie dolls.