From "Dolls That Really Talk," New York Evening Sun, November 22, 1888 (SC88130a; TAEM 146:357):
"....Then Mr. Edison wound up a brunette doll with jet black curls and sparkling brown eyes. This doll started off at a brisk rate with the following: "Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are, Up above the world so high, Like a diamond in the sky." …and she recited it with feeling and expression..... There were two young ladies in the room at the time who were continually talking to the tiny speaking machines, which a skilled workman was turning out in great numbers. The cylinders were in reality bands of metal about 2-1/2 inches in diameter, about one-eighth of an inch in thickness, and half an inch wide."
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