Saturday, February 27, 2010
Scholarly Saturdays: Encyclopaedia Britannica & Fantasyland, Pt. 1
The Fantasyland section of this series is the most amazing; not necessarily because of the photos, but because Walt was able to slide this through and to make it part of an educational film strip series. This isn't even a behind-the-scenes-how-we-created it series, but a full-on promotion for Disneyland and Walt's movies. Yup, Walt was a genius and a showman...and a pretty smooth-talker. Plenty of Bobby & Susie in this land!
Two shots of the castle; our favorite little tykes appear in shot #2.
This is the kind of shopping little Susie has been waiting for!
OK...I guess I did learn one thing today as I never knew this fact about the shields above the Carrousel:
Here is one of the shields today:
I'm not touchin' this caption.
Raise your hands if you're ready for a frozen Welch's grape juice bar!
See more Encyclopaedia Britannica photos at my regular website.