Tag Archives: Bambi

Disney’s Thumper Paperboard Thermometer

Time to turn up the heat this Autumn and see if we can’t break a sweat here at Disleelandia! And to help us measure just how hot it gets, we have Bambi’s little furry friend, Thumper: This paperboard thermometer is … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Film Strip Lantern

Today’s collectible has somehow traveled all the way from England, and from the past, to the present. This Walt Disney Film Strip Lantern, or ‘projector’ as they would later be called, likely dates from the early to mid 1940s. I’ve … Continue reading

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Disney Loungefly Blind Box Pins

Loungefly is usually associated with Mini Backpacks. But Disney isn’t satisfied with just one SKU but likes to add additional products to every line of merchandise. And so we have the Disney Loungefly Blind Box Pins. I wasn’t too interested … Continue reading

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Found Disney: Vintage Bambi Ceramic Mug

At first I thought this vintage Bambi ceramic mug was an ugly planter. But then I realized, no, it’s just a very ugly and impractical drinking stein-thingy. It just goes to show that you never what you’ll find at an … Continue reading

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Book Review: Great Moments from the films of Walt Disney

Publisher: The Rutledge Press Year: 1981 Pages: 94 Type: Softcover ISBN: 0-8173-3975-4 “Each minute of Disney animation requires 1,440 drawings.” This is a huge publication, which is perfect considering that it is basically a poster book. You could take it apart and frame the beautiful … Continue reading

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Disney’s Read-Along Books and Records from the 1970’s

Welcome to more of my record/book collection! This post will feature releases from 1973 and 1977. Robin Hood This is the only version I have from 1973. It now carries the tag line “Walt Disney Productions’ Story of” instead of … Continue reading

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A ‘Trip to Disneyland Game’

I have quite a collection of Disney games. You can see most of them in the post entitled Disney Game Night. With the 60th Anniversary of Disneyland I thought it might be nice to take a closer look at one … Continue reading

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Top 5 Disney Characters Stuck in Time

Every Disney character embarks on a journey of personal discovery and change. None are the same at the end of their movie. Usually the character is stronger and better for the effort, and we cheer when we see the ‘New … Continue reading

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Vintage Disney Pinocchio and Bambi Story Books

Guest Contributor: Nick Maglio These 2 books from the early 1940’s belonged to my Father-in-Law, Dan. .   . Pinocchio. .  . Given as a gift to Dan from his mother in 1944.  .  . Copyright 1939, 1940 by Walt … Continue reading

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Single Bambi Bookend

As a single bookend, this item has little commercial value as a Disney collectible. It’s interesting how often you can find single bookends at flea markets and yard sales, probably because ceramic is easy to break. This one has no … Continue reading

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