Tag Archives: 50th Anniversary

Funko POP! Mickey & Minnie on the Peoplemover

This has the makings of being yet another cash grab by Disney/Funko! But we’ll get to that a little later in the post. These Funko POP! Mickey and Minnie on the Peoplemover figurines are amazing. Will the endless variations to … Continue reading

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Funko WDW 50th Anniversary Space Mountain Plushie

The original Space Mountain rollercoaster opened in 1975 at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Nope, it wasn’t an Opening Day attraction! There are two tracks, the Alpha and Omega, which passengers can choose from. Both give an awesome experience! Not into … Continue reading

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FORD TIMES Monthly Souvenir Promotional Booklet

Now we go back in time to July of 1953. The place is Detroit, MI. The mode of conveyance is not a fine FORD automobile, but a souvenir promotional booklet that was published monthly and given away to the best … Continue reading

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LIFE Magazine featuring Mickey Mouse Animation

It’s not uncommon for Disney to be featured in magazines. Walt and Mickey have graced the covers of countless periodicals over the years. This one comes to us from 1978 when Disney animation was struggling to keep an audience. So … Continue reading

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The WINDSOR STAR Weekend Magazine

This large format 28-page magazine supplement was quite an impressive publication in its day! The two copies that I have were inserted into the weekend edition of The Windsor Star newspaper in the late 1970’s. It had both black and … Continue reading

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Disney Dollars featuring Disneyland’s 50th

In 2005, Disneyland celebrated its 50th Anniversary, and there were commemorative Disney Dollars released in conjunction with this momentous occasion. Let’s start with the 5 dollar denomination, featuring Donald Duck. Along with Donald on the front is the “Happiest Celebration … Continue reading

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