As they used to say on the Monty Python show of old. "...and now, for something completely different!
". Tracy Mincer began making the Doodler pipe back in the early 50's and the design was later continued by a variety of successive companies, eventually being produced in Mexico until the late 90's. For fifty bananas, not a bad way to grab a novel piece of pipe history.
--R. 'Bear' Graves