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Walt Disney introduces the Florida Project
Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse
- WALT DISNEY -- Walt Disney was an entertainment pioneer, introducing families to groundbreaking cartoons, feature films, theme parks and more. Most everyone knows when he was born (in Chicago on Dec. 5, 1901), his first motion picture (a 1928 short titled "Steamboat Willie") and his other landmark family-entertainment ventures ("The Mickey Mouse Club," "Davy Crockett" and "The Wonderful World of Disney").
- PRIME LOCATION -- Walt Disney selected Central Florida near Orlando for his newest theme park, Walt Disney World Resort. The project was shrouded in secrecy until Disney unveiled his plans in fall 1965. 1085-91
- WALT DISNEY -- (Permission is hereby granted to intended addressee magazine and newspaper to reproduce this picture for addressee's editorial news use only. Copyright 2001, THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY.) 289-926