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Barnstorming and Airplane Rides Tin Sign Advertisement

Barnstorming was a form of entertainment in which stunt pilots performed tricks, either individually or in groups. If they performed in a group, it was called a Flying Circus. This daredevil occupation was devised to impress people with the skill of pilots and the … Continue reading

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Monsters Inc. Disney Store Lithographs

Once more we have some wonderful lithographs to share with you. The Disney Store strikes again with a set of four prints depicting scenes from the 2001 Pixar film Monsters Inc. Let’s get right into it with the folder itself: … Continue reading

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Disney’s Rocketeer Action Figures, Ornament, and Dorbz

The Rocketeer is a fictional superhero (as compared to the real ones?) that appeared in comic books originally published by Pacific Comics. Created by writer/artist Dave Stevens, the character first appeared in 1982 and is a homage to the Saturday matinee serial heroes from the 1930’s through the 1950’s. … Continue reading

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Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln LP Record

According to the Disney Wiki: Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln is a stage show featuring an audio-animatronic version of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, best known for being presented at Disneyland since 1965. It was originally showcased as the prime feature of the State of Illinois Pavilion at the 1964 New … Continue reading

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WonderGround Gallery Special Edition PARTNERS Statue

One of the first things you will see when you look down Main Street in Disneyland is the famous Partners Statue which stands just in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle. You can see my wife and I standing just in … Continue reading

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Bronze Mickey Drink Coaster – Walt Disney World

Disney likes to stay with what works when it comes to merchandising. Small and inexpensive souvenirs have been a mainstay at the Parks and an obvious money maker for the Mouse! Bronze keepsakes proliferated in the early days of Walt … Continue reading

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Pixar’s UP Cookie Jar with Balloons

And the wedding anniversary buying continues with something for me this time. Last time we saw two Pandora charms for the wife. So in the spirit of equal time, we visited shopDisney.com again and found this wonderful cookie jar: Very … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes Collection plus DVD Sets and More

“Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” Three guesses as to who spoke this famous quote! Yes, it was Sherlock Holmes. The sleuth created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has endured from the late … Continue reading

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Mickey Mouse Back Scratchers from Walt Disney World

“You scratch my back and I’ll scratch yours.” That famous offer has been made for centuries. But what if you’re alone? How will that itch that’s just out of reach be scritched? Walt Disney World merchandising has your back, literally, … Continue reading

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Pandora Disney Charms: Castle and Orange Bird

We’ve decided to make our wedding anniversary last all year with the gift giving just going on and on and on and… My wife has a nice little bracelet full of Disney-themed Pandora charms. She started it while working for … Continue reading

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