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Jul 26, 2013 9:34 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Good morning and TGIF! This day in Disney history, July 26th, 1955: LOOK magazine features Walt Disney and actor Fess Parker, dressed as Davy Crockett, on the cover.

The cover promises stories about Walt, Davy and Disneyland. Oh, and the truth about the Salk polio vaccine, and a new diet, as if the subjects seemed to go together?

I particularly enjoyed reading the eight page article about Walt, which starts on page 29 written by Arthur Gordon. He talks about Walts passion for Disneyland; his endless optimism, family life, stories from his upbringing, the development of Oswald, Mortimer, Mickey & even how he met Lillian….

"When Walt's position in Kansas City became desperate, he borrowed a camera, went around taking pictures of babies until he had a little cash. Then he bought a ticket to Los Angeles to join Roy, who was trying to make a living selling vacuum cleaners. With $500 of borrowed capital, the brothers rented the back end of a real-estate office for $5 a month and started turning out a series of shorts for a distributor in New York.

 They hired two girls to help them, at $15 a week. one of the girls, Lillian Bounds, found this pittance so small that sometimes she did not even bother to cash her paycheck. This endeared her greatly to Roy, who was handling such finances as there were. He kept urging Walt to use his charm to persuade the lady to cash even fewer checks. Walt was willing-and in the process fell in love with Lilly and married her."

How cute is THAT?!

Another favorite excerpt? Sure, twist my arm….This was after Walt and Roy had just shown Steam Boat Willie to it's first audience (Their wives), while they blew whistles, horns and banged tin cans behind them.

"How was that? "How was what?" said the wives, who, knowing their husbands were crazy anyway, had thought it best to disregard the noise.
 Despite callous reception, Walt got a mortgage on his house, talked Roy into mortgaging his house too and raised enjoy money for synchronization. All told, Steamboat Willie cost the terrifying sum of $1,200; even Walt's cherished Moon roadster had to be converted to cash. But this was the turning point. Almost overnight, the man-made mouse became an international celebrity. From then on, Disney was a mouse-made man. Even today, out of all his creations, Mickey is closest to Walt's heart. When he wants to hour someone signally, he sends them a "mouse car", a statuette of Mickey the is Disney's equivalent of an Academy Award."

To read the the rest of the article about Walt:

http://tinyurl.com/knwa2fa  
http://tinyurl.com/nyaqcx8
http://tinyurl.com/khdjrc4
http://tinyurl.com/mgqtoo3
http://tinyurl.com/k7nypgk

Page 36 is where you'll read about Davy Crockett. Fess Parker really seemed like a neat man. In my opinion, a real American Icon!

Davy Crockett captivated millions of young viewers. His portrayal of the character had them hooked on frontier adventure, coonskin caps and Indian wars. There was somewhat of a "Davy-mania" happening this year which translated into Davy merchandise such as; clothes, books games and toys flying off the shelves. 5,000 coonskin caps sold daily!

To read the section about Davy:
http://tinyurl.com/kz8qb6n
http://tinyurl.com/mmg8au4

To read the whole magazine and see a fabulous collection of vintage adds:

http://tinyurl.com/loqy99m


Did you or do you own a coonskin cap? What did you think of those adds? HA! My, how things have changed!

Thanks as always for reading! Hope you all have a fabulous Friday!

websites referenced:
thisdayindisneyhistory.com
stumptownblogger.com
vintagedisneylandtickets.blogspot.com

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thanks Duchess! we listen to the song often but haven't gone back to watch - will have to do this. such a sweet story about Walt and Lilly! and i was curious to see what a "mousecar" looked like - here's a pic: http://goo.gl/7jUJw6 - QueenMiranda  400.7 #606 10:20AM
You, my dear, win the gold star for adding awesome support to the post! Thank you!!!!! β­πŸ‘πŸ˜˜πŸ˜ - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 10:29AM
aww shucks.. 😊 proudest MW achievement ever. thank you for the daily history lessons and awesome info! 😘 - QueenMiranda  400.7 #606 10:38AM
Ever? Awe! You're too cute! Thanks for the love! Hope you have a great weekend! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:49PM
EVER! hope you and your fam have a lovely weekend also! 😘 - QueenMiranda  400.7 #606 11:00PM
🎎Konichiwa! πŸ˜ƒLove this!!! Davey Crocket was a favorite show and we watch it in tvland reruns...even know the whole ballad...✨✨✨✨✨✨✨ - islandgirlrocksjjj  82.7 #4048 9:45AM
You're welcome! Oh good, I had a small fear that no one would be as excited as I was to read this info about his tour. It really is a great song! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 10:36AM
Downloaded the song about a year ago and it always puts a smile on my face remembering the show. - friendlymouse  728.0 #296 9:46AM
So catchy isn't it?! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 10:50AM
I loved the davy crockett movies! I was so bummed when I bought them to watch with mads and she didn't like them. - madsdad  1868.2 #100 9:56AM
Awe! I'm surprised! LilSweet loves em' ! She's been asking for a coonskin cap! We got her her first BB gun last weekend. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ proud mama! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 11:03AM
OMG Davy Crockett is my aunts favorite! She use to sing the song to us all the time lol "Davy Daaaavy Crockett. King of the wild frontier!!" I actually met Fess Parker at his winery in NorCal a while back. He was so nice! Thanks Duchess-very cool info. - missariel33  2115.6 #82 10:06AM
::gasps:: You DID?! Did you get his autograph I hope? - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 3:52PM
I shouldve!! No he was eating lunch-we all were so we just said hello and gave him a little praise and let him be. Looking back, he probably would've obliged. - missariel33  2115.6 #82 6:23PM
How awesome! - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 7:02PM
Funny I remember singing the theme song all the time when I was a kid, but I don't remember any of the episodes - PrincessDuckie  931.1 #217 10:13AM
Time for a refresher I think! classics! Hope you have a nice weekend doll! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 3:53PM
Likewise :-) - PrincessDuckie  931.1 #217 6:42PM
What a great post- made me laugh, for sure. What a crazy start Walt and Roy had! Fess has such a rugged, all-American good looks. Amazing how many coon hats they sold. Thanks Duchess! - misschurro  7860.7 #14 10:15AM
P.S. it's Friday!???? πŸ˜ŽπŸŒ΄πŸŒΊπŸπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  7860.7 #14 10:57AM
A happy Churro makes me happy! Glad to make you laugh! I agree, I really enjoyed reading that story, I found Arthur Gordons' writing to be wildly entertaining! Right?! Dead animal hats, who would of thunk it? - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 3:56PM
oh and yes, it's Friday you lucky duck! Hope you're enjoying the Hawaiian breeze! ((hugs)) - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 3:56PM
Awesome! Can't wait to flip through the old magazine. Love the old ads. May I say I find the 'eat six times a day diet' quite interesting! πŸ˜‚ And here we thought that was a new concept! - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 10:16AM
Oh GIRL, I think there will be a few adds you have something to say about. ::giggles:: OH, and YES! I'm diggin that eat 6 times a day thing, too bad it's not the food I'd want to eat! Where are the churros????! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 4:04PM
Luv to read articles from back in the day. I have a few originals from Lucille Ball ofcourse 😊 n this is an awesome post. Luv to go back in time n see all the adds n stories. Thank u for the history πŸ‘πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜Š - iLOVELUCYnDISNEY  986.8 #210 10:43AM
How did I guess?! Teehee, Thanks for the love! I'm so glad you enjoyed reading this! Thank YOU for telling me so! ;) - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 4:06PM
Ahh magazines, sigh. - dizneedude  1826.2 #101 10:46AM
"sigh" ::scratches head:: Was that a sigh of "I love em" or "I miss em" or????? - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 4:06PM
Love them, even though we still have them, they're not the same. - dizneedude   1826.2 #101 4:20PM
Ohhh, yes, I see what you mean. Did you get a load of that bacon add?! πŸ–πŸ˜‹ - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:45PM
Sigh, I do so love bacon. πŸ·πŸ–πŸ½ - dizneedude   1826.2 #101 8:49PM
"Born on a mountain top in Tennessee..." Love Davy Crockett! I can still sing the whole song word for word! My brothers and I all had coon skin caps and would never miss an episode :). Thanks Duchess for bringing back these wonderful memoriesπŸ˜‰ - hatgal76  452.1 #527 11:02AM
πŸ˜‚ Great now it's in my head, at least I'm at the gym on the treadmill, not a bad beat actually. Oh cool! Do you still have your caps??? - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:47PM
Lol.. Yes!! We had to replace a few thru the years because in a family of 6(5 brothers) they got a lot of wear and tear😁. Now our kids all have them :) - hatgal76  452.1 #527 8:55PM
Now that's cool! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 9:05PM
My brothers made me buy them coonskin hats when I was a CM... - BombFrogFormerCM  1072.2 #192 11:09AM
Buy them maybe? That was sure nice of you! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:50PM
Thank for the "heads up", I just edited it... I hate auto correct! - BombFrogFormerCM  1072.2 #192 11:13PM
Love this post! Heck..I love all of your history posts! Thanks so much for sharing! - ZipadeeMickey  284.1 #1110 11:11AM
😍 Yay! So glad you enjoy these! Thanks for letting me know! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:50PM
Their salary was $15 a week = $780 a year! That's almost the annual passport price today. - Alicewhoareyou  2739.3 #55 11:43AM
Which really want a bad income in those days. I wonder if she came from a well to do family? - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 3:22PM
*wasn't* - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 3:22PM
Huh, never thought of it like that! Interesting! And to think she didn't even want the money! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:52PM
Loved it, especially the check-cashing story. Talk about a "meet-cute"!!! - Cyette  6.1 #16589 12:02PM
"Meet-cute" love that term! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 8:53PM
Thanks so much for posting, I had not heard these stories before! Very fun to read and learn. I think my boys would like Davy Crockett, I should show them the movie, thanks! They do have the caps already...from their grandma, a big fan! 😊 - MinnieMousewife  923.5 #218 2:17PM
Oh you're always so supportive sweetie. I can't tell you how much it means to me! I hope you do share the magic that is Davy with the boys! Let me know what they think ok?! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 9:07PM
I will definitely let you know...thanks again! Really appreciate your time sharing this history with us, I truly enjoy every one! My grandpa loved Disney and loved Disney history too, so these are extra special for me. πŸ’— - MinnieMousewife  923.5 #218 9:47PM
Hi DuchessπŸ‘‹ Wow this one must have taken days to research - E-Ticket  1478.8 #128 3:31PM
Hey E! πŸ‘‹ Not too bad actually, only about 4 hours. That last link I mentioned was a killer find! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 9:14PM
Happy Friday Duchess. This is some of your finest work!! Brilliant. :D - RapunzelledColey  142.0 #2952 3:36PM
Well gosh! Thanks so much! Hope you have an amazing weekend! - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 9:15PM
I look forward to your history posts!!! thank you for all your hard work! You are the best!!!!! - Boundin  820.9 #247 8:25PM
Always so sweet! Thank you so much! I'm elated you enjoy them! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6603.9 #19 9:21PM
Check it out, best post of the day! 😊 - dizneedude  1826.2 #101 8:43PM
Always the best! - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 8:57PM
Agreed ⬆! :) - piratelife4me  1072.6 #191 9:37PM

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- RetroDisneyPins2002  43.7 #5282 8:01AM
- CT4625  105.1 #3620 8:30PM
Now that looks like a good service. - MoChuck  159.7 #2661 11:24AM
I use this every time I'm at the parks now and llove it!!!!  Thanks Admin - leopardditz2000  1207.5 #160 7:44PM

Use this link (save it as a bookmark to make it easy) before you add things to your Amazon and MouseWait will receive 5% of your purchase! Thank you for your support!

Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2054.8 #87 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  460.3 #514 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
I noticed this post is kind of old, but is the Amazon link still working? My hubby tried to buy something through it but it didn't work. @Admin - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 7:59PM
Thanks for letting us know DisneyDiane316 the link should be fixed now for Amazon, or you can use this URL http://amzn.to/OUTbbI thanks! - Admin  4:41PM
Thanks for sending the updated link Admin. Will be shopping soon! - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 6:42PM
Yay! Using this today I always forget to buy through the mw link . Bump for more people to use.  - mozbaby  148.8 #2833 7:16AM

Here are the Weekly Top 10 TRIVILATOR Players. Find people to play here. Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends on iOS. Play on any device with our new web version here.

1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
14.87

2. Donald1967
7.23

3. DisneyMom13
4.73

4. Goofytom
2.52

5. sheridanrabbit
1.3

6. DonaldRox
1.27

7. teapotsandteacups
0.95

8. Boundin
0.8

9. mamabeam
0.66

10. DisneyDiane316
0.58

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  316.6 #887 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  97.6 #3755 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  13549.2 #5 11:47AM
Wtg @@DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2818.9 #54 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  97.6 #3755 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2818.9 #54 9:42AM
Hey! I made top 10!! !  - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 8:29PM
Way to go, beautiful!   - Wyldsideb  223.2 #1774 1:42PM
With a whopping ONE point! - phillip...  1392.7 #140 9:17PM
I can't hate...it's more than I got - Wyldsideb  223.2 #1774 7:58PM
Hey phillip... I worked hard for that 1 point! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 8:38PM
You're slacking. You're down to less than half a point, but at least you're still on the list. - phillip...  1392.7 #140 11:42AM
Wow look at that my first list yay not many points but I'm there 😊 - Donald1967  184.8 #2280 8:33PM

Did you know that almost everything in MouseWait can be found with a few taps in the MagicSearch bar? Did you know that we add things to MagicSearch weekly (i.e. requests from you--see below)? MagicSearch enables ONE-THUMB searching to help you find individual menu items, vegetarian or gluten free food, reviews, wait times (even restaurant wait times), exclusive insider Disneyland tips, annual pass holder, parking info, Star Wars Park info, celebrities, Disneyland news, Hidden Mickeys, crowd forecasts (unFORECAST), Photopass, birthdays, refurbishment info, and amazing content from almost a million pages of original content in the MouseWait Lounge. 

This is an  app. Thank you @@@@Admin - LiveLaughLoveDisney  302.8 #0 2:46PM
Thank you LiveLaughLoveDisney! - Admin  5:59PM
Love this tool - Chumash28  1667.0 #113 5:02PM
Cool app. But can't find info when they start Christmas holidays decorations  - DDTINK57  405.7 #596 5:44PM
Usually the first week of November. - Bambim44  123.0 #0 7:25AM
The search bar is amazing - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2054.8 #87 4:57PM

What if Walt never dreamed of Disneyland? What would your life be like? What would the world be like? Get Book Two of the VOYAGEERS Saga - The Great Storyteller - on Amazon. Buy the Paperback and get the Kindle version FREE! 

Thank you Admin! This book is a great read. I recommend it to anyone who is a Disney fan. Can't wait for the next one! - grumpypapa  8339.3 #12 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  19.6 #7850 10:32PM
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Did you know that you can find refurb info with a quick iPhone Spotlight Search? Learn how to find updated Disneyland info fast with a few hidden tricks in MouseWait 9. Post your tips below!


Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24617.8

2. Winnie111286
23716.9

3. Melody_CM
23642.7

4. Dave
13832.5

5. Tom
13549.2

6. jacdanfan
13412.7

7. goofygal
12783.3

8. ShariRenee
12069.5

9. Plumiegirl
10393.3

10. uscdisneyteacher
8773.32


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #77 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  704.2 #307 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1900 11:09AM

Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!

1. Tot mw farewell meetup all passes access
Dec 15, 2016 08:00pm

2. Drop for the last time
Jan 07, 2017 08:00pm

MouseWait Meetups 2016
what is happening for one last time on aug 6? - MsTikiMermadam  1500.5 #126 12:31AM
It was January 8 I think but I left it as I think it's funnyπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I'll have to delete it😭😭 - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 7:55PM
ok,  last time for btr....  πŸ˜Ή - MsTikiMermadam  1500.5 #126 6:03AM
 I changed it to August 5πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 11:07AM
I spy Christmas in July! - PumpkinweenieVelinee  3967.1 #43 12:44PM
Looks like July 22! More to follow!  - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 9:52PM
Really hoping to make it to Christmas in July - Melody_CM  23642.7 #3 11:12AM
- PumpkinweenieVelinee  3967.1 #43 11:55AM
I'll add post tonight!  - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 3:18PM
It's been bumped but next MEETUP is this Friday, September 16 at DCA for another "last time" on the attractions being changed! Watch for the main post!  - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 1:42PM
Next meetups are.... At DCA, possibly Tuesday September 20, Friday, September 23, Friday, September  30, Friday October, 7, 14, 21, 28,(come join the choc  walk group), dapper day dress up Friday, November 4, plus that Sunday and........ to infinity and beyondπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚. Will add in a couple more of  the week days depending on the MHP schedule for maybe either a soundsational  meet up or WOC meet up. Whatever's on the calendar. Just a heads up for everybody planning a visit in the next seven weeks. Once PTN is back we'll  add more of those also. Also watch for cadaver calls for meetups on certain MHP nights. We'll  be having  one the night we go, October 5 , an  hour before the party starts. I'll post reminders soon!!  dm me with suggestions too if you want me to post one or help posting your own!πŸ˜„πŸ˜„ - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 2:14PM
Where is the meet up for Sept 30? we will be at MHP Fri Sept 30 and staying Sat and Sun. - snowgrey  8.5 #12959 4:56PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Indiana Jones Sep 12-Sep 15
Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln Aug 22-Sep 30
Big Thunder Ranch and Barbecue CLOSED permanently
Fantasmic! Jan 10-TBA
Disneyland Railroad Jan 10-TBA
Mark Twain Riverboat Jan 10-TBA
Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-TBA
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-TBA
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-TBA

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

The Little Mermaid Sep 6-Sep 29
Goofy's Sky School Sep 26-28




 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7688 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  361.5 #689 8:33AM
Silly symphony swings are open. We went on them today (for the first time)!  - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 6:50PM
See @teapotsandteacups post today...  Says reopens Sept 9!  Thank you! - Dianat710  84.4 #4010 8:05PM
It opened today! Line was way too long for me so I shall try another day😒 - DarthFairy  713.7 #302 9:09PM

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What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.7 #2661 3:57PM
I sent you emails and support requests for my last 2 stays in May and June. I would appreciate it if you could check on them and let me know if I need to send you any additional info, please let me know. Thanks for your help @@@@@@@@@Admin - Winnie111286  23716.9 #2 10:51AM
You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  23716.9 #2 1:28PM
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Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
8085.46

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3672.13

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4840.62

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4485.49

7. DLKenCA
3015.86

8. IDVandalSkipperCM
2638.6

9. Dave
13832.5

10. LilSterner
5828.36



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4669.4 #32 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  12069.5 #8 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4669.4 #32 10:56PM

MONTHLY WAIT TIME LEADERS REAL-TIME: Thank you to everyone who enters accurate wait times--you earn MouseRank Points, Credits, worldwide fame, and wealth beyond your wildest dreams when you enter wait times at the Park (ok maybe not the last two things). Please remember to ONLY enter wait times that you have verified in person, this improves our algorithm substantially, thanks!

1. Winnie111286
1395.27

2. Melody_CM
611.17

3. Coaster
498.17

4. ShariRenee
463.33

5. sheridanrabbit
375.23

6. SorcererD91
368.32

7. sawman911
357.83

8. grumpypapa
348.8

9. Tom
336.4

10. dizzneyfan
303.27

 

SEE THE TOP 100

14 more days and I shall be entering in wait times for the first time( I was slow and shy to post). Well actually it will be 15 days. The first  day we check in and go to Trader Sam's. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  87.9 #3926 7:14AM
I just want to thank all the newbies who are on the list so much lately! This was started as a wait time and more app so by your starting out from the beginning doing wait times is awesome! 2/3of my points are from wait times. I make a game of it and have fun doing them. Hope everyone tries it, it helps others and you earn credits!!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - secretagentangel  8510.7 #11 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  3131.4 #49 10:28PM
I figure it is the least my wife and i can do, plus it is great exercise! I keep saying, one of these days we will go to one of the meet-ups. We generally only go on Saturday and sometimes Sunday as well. That darn thing called 'work' just gets in the way!  - oiler2112  1022.3 #204 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  271.1 #1233 6:54PM
Next August I will be posting wait times I know it will help pass the time in line but with 15 to 20 of us should go pretty well thanks to you and all the people here on MW - mjpdisney67  62.0 #4565 10:10AM
I can't wait to enter wait times for the first time in a couple weeks!  - miadawn128  159.8 #2657 7:00PM
It's so much fun! @@miadawn128 πŸ˜€ - sheridanrabbit  733.7 #292 9:14PM
Hey! I'm in the top 10 for once haha! πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘πŸ» - DisneyDiane316  815.0 #251 9:37AM
Nice job DisneyDiane316 - miadawn128  159.8 #2657 7:04AM

Our new Walt Disney World App for iOS is here! MagicSearch, upNEXT, new Lounge, and tons of other upgrades. Go get it here. You can see all of the new features and how tos here

Thanks! DW fans appreciate you! - LeighMouse  17.9 #0 7:58AM
thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  5375.7 #25 9:42PM
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I miss the  - DisneyMom13  357.8 #702 1:34AM


 
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Will there be a Season 3??  Please??? - YoPirate  2249.0 #76 8:03PM
Will there be a 3 and when? - menifeemom  227.0 #1724 7:31PM
I really enjoyed reading them. I think I need to do a re read of them plus the Voyagers series. - arianwenmcb  243.3 #1516 12:45PM
I'm reading Season One now. Picked it and the first two Voyagers up at the 4th of July Sale. I am loving the intrigue and history woven together! - Ilovegoofy  131.1 #3126 8:42AM

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