This Mickey was designed by Ollie Johnston, one of Walt Disney’s animation artists known as the ‘nine old men’. This was designed to celebrate Mickey’s 75th Birthday in 2003 and it toured the USA for a year before being auctioned for charity. You can get yours from Amazon here
Walt Disney passes away
In Walt’s absence, the Midget Autopia is dedicated to the children of Marceline.
Walt and Roy attended the dedication of the Walt Disney Municipal Park and Pool.
Lillian and Walt adopt Sharon Mae Disney.
Lillian gives birth to Diane Marie Disney. Their first child.
Walt marries Lillian.
Walt graduates from Benton High School.
Elias and Flora Disney move the family from Chicago, IL to Marceline, MO.
Ruth Flora Disney is born.