Tag Archives: Pinocchio

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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The Legacy Collection Pinocchio CD Set

This sixth volume of The Legacy Collection was released on February 10, 2015, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of Pinocchio. The album includes the film’s complete soundtrack, three Lost Chords recordings, and five bonus tracks from The Mickey Mouse Club. As I’ve … Continue reading

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Walt Disney’s Pinocchio Picture Disc Record

Pinocchio was produced in 1940 by Walt Disney Productions and was based on the 1883 Italian children’s novel The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. It was the 2nd animated feature film to be released by Walt and his team. Initially, Pinocchio was not a box-office success. That’s not to … Continue reading

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Vintage Disney Character Felt Ornaments

In modern times, Hallmark and the Disney Store cornered the market on ornaments. But we don’t want to think that either company had the best or cutest ornaments! As these vintage Disney character felt ornaments will prove, sometimes ‘old school’ … Continue reading

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Grenada Grenadines ‘Poor Richard’s Almanacks’ Stamps

Grenada is an island country in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea at the southern end of the Grenadines island chain. Grenada consists of the island of Grenada itself, two smaller islands, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique, and several small islands which lie to the north of the main … Continue reading

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Jiminy Cricket Wax or Chalk Figurine

I can’t in good conscience claim to know much about this figurine. But when I get in trouble like this and don’t know what information is right from wrong, I give a little click on the Internet and it usually … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Everything I Need to Know… Disney Little Golden Book

Partial quote from the back cover – “Is your life more ‘ho-hum’ than ‘heigh-ho’? Have you forgotten how to see the magic in the world around you? To get back that childlike sparkle, look no further than…” Publisher: Random House … Continue reading

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LAMPWICK Figurine from Pinocchio

Over the years I’ve watched The Antiques Roadshow hoping to see some Disney items. But they don’t show up very often. But recently an episode had an unusual find: Lampwick Plaster Figurine This is Pinocchio’s main friend in the movie … 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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Found Disney: ‘The Henry Ford’ Disney Memorabilia

Karen and I just recently took a little trip back to one of our favorite museums: The Henry Ford in Dearborn, MI. But this post is about some Disney memorabilia I found in a display cabinet in the museum. There … Continue reading

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