This black-and-white print has been hand-signed by Disney Legend Kathryn Beaumont, who provided the voice of the female leads in two of Walt Disney's classic animated features: Alice in Alice in Wonderland (1951) and Wendy in Peter Pan (1953).
Joe Hale joined the Walt Disney Studios in 1951, as part of their animator training program. For more than three decades, he worked as an animator and layout artist on such films as Lady and the Tramp, Sleeping Beauty, Mary Poppins, Pete's Dragon, and produced 1985's The Black Cauldron. He also contributed to Academy-Award-winning shorts, It's Tough to Be a Bird and Toot, … Continue reading Joe Hale Signature Card (2017)
This was an early test print of the mass-produced lithographs that would later be sent out by the studio in response to Snow White fan mail. This test print (done on drawing paper, complete with ink drops, rather than the later card stock, and minus the production stamp) was personally gifted to Disney cousin Rilla Hussey of Ellis, Kansas, by Walt himself.
A track from the first of the Wartime Era package films that included the following segments: Lake Titicaca, Pedro, El Gaucho Goofy, and Aquarela do Brasil.
A track from the latter half of this package film, which featured two shorts: Bongo and Mickey and the Beanstalk.
"We are Siamese, if you please. We are Siamese, if you don't please."
Protege of Clarence "Ducky" Nash, the original voice of Donald Duck, animator Tony Anselmo has voiced the iconic character since 1985.