Friday, August 16, 2013
A Clock, A Rocket, and Hats
The entrance to Tomorrowland is seen in this 1956 photo. Because of the wide pathway into this section of Disneyland, it appeared more welcoming and gave guests a sense of curiosity about what was beyond the Avenue of Flags.
The Timex Clock of the World mimicked the look of an hourglass, entertaining guests for approximately 11 years until it was removed to make way for "New" Tomorrowland.
This September 3, 1958 photo gives you a color view of the entrance (just in case you have an aversion to black & white!).
Zooming into the same image for a closer look at the Clock.
Back to my 1956 black and white batch, this image shows the Hat Bar located in front of the Moonliner.
A color photo of the Hat Bar:
To end today's post, here's a closeup of some hats that you might have been able to purchase in Tomorrowland during the 1960's. I'll take one of each, please!
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