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Jul 10, 2013 3:34 PM  The Hub
A great MW'er on the disneyland side does a daily post "this day in disney history" she posted that July 10 1981 was the opening of the movie Fox and the hound. So I just wanted to share my family 5 seconds of fame. This is a photo of my great grandfather Bee Dee Adkins and his beloved hunting dog Copper. They were the inspiration for the book Fox and the hound written by Daniel Mannix. He was a well known hunter and dog trainer back in the late 40's and early 50's in Perris, CA. The part I find neat is alot of the animal characters in the book are based on real people that were close to grandpa. In particular Big Mama the owl was a women neighbor that everyone called big mama she helped care for alot of the children in the area. I'm sorry such a long post. Just wanted to share.

Awesome post. Very cool. Perris is just up the road from where we live! - jacdanfan  7160.5 #6 5:28PM
If your ever out by lake Perris look for a small memorial to copper he is buried there Disney even donated a sign to his memorial. My grandma has pics of it but I have never personally been there. - azcupcake  67.4 #3909 5:52PM
May take a drive to find it someday. Will send you a pic when we do! - jacdanfan  7160.5 #6 7:46PM
That's awesome! Thanks for sharing. - bearlove  76.2 #3740 3:45PM
Very interesting. Thanks for sharing. - Pooh147856  183.5 #42 3:58PM
That is AWESOME!!! - mrsincredible  876.4 #5 4:01PM
That is very cool. So glad you shared. - txdisneymomma  83.6 #68 4:03PM
That's so awesome!!! Thank you for sharing this with us! - dxcmama  240.5 #28 4:09PM
So cool! - brittandkell  416.9 #455 4:11PM
That's so special and interesting! Thanks! - MegHanSolo  9.2 #252 4:24PM
That's so great to have in your family history! ! - Tinkerbell1265  441.1 #16 4:25PM
That is really cool! - nightmaresally  10.7 #224 4:36PM
That is a very special and wonderful connection. - rink2  83.6 #69 4:38PM
Awesome nice picture thanks for sharing. - yessy  198.0 #37 5:37PM
Thanks for sharing. Very nice - 5disneylovers  880.2 #4 5:47PM
That is a wonderful story! Thank you for sharing it with us. I ❤ Copper. Dogs are just the best! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  888.2 #3 7:53PM
That is really really cool! Thanks for sharing his story! - ally  509.2 #11 8:21PM
So cool!! Thanks for sharing! - DizneyGirl  645.7 #7 9:15PM
Love background histories. Thanks for sharing. - nanay2jdr  28.1 #126 10:19PM
Wow!! What an amazing story! Thank you for telling us 😃 - Schramke  418.4 #17 11:35PM
How cool! Thanks for posting! - justGoofin  130.0 #55 7:26AM
That's really kewl!!! Thnx for sharing! - lakerck  164.5 #48 9:37AM
This is awesome .this movie made me cry when i was younger its got to be in my top ten disney movies of all time. - weslfc  5.2 #394 12:21PM
What a great story! Thank you for sharing it with us. - poohbr1205  21.1 #150 5:28AM
I personally think of dog as mans best friend so I really like this movie. It's nice to learn a little about its history and the people behind the characters. - athica  12.9 #199 6:08AM

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