I just came across an article on a character in the united States that pre dates Trinidad's character of the 1930's also called 'Baby Doll' very interesting indeed.
check it out.
|The New Orleans Baby Doll Ladies march in the Zulu parade during Mardi Gras 2012|
A modern celebration of African-American history
|In a photo from the State Library of Louisiana, women wear Baby Doll-style costumes in a 1930s street parade.|
|The Baby Doll Ladies with DJ Hektik dance with students at the McDonogh 42 Charter School in|