This record includes
eight songs from the The Mickey Mouse Club
television series. It was produced in
both 7" 45 RPM and 10" 78 RPM formats with the same
catalog number. Both sizes were issued in orange and black
Sleeves were made in paper formats with the
opening at the top and cardboard versions with the opening on
the side. The top three photos on the the back of the
sleeve are different on paper vs. cardboard. The record pictured here is the 10"
paper version with black vinyl.
20 / DBR-50B 20
Notes: The Mickey Mouse
a children's television variety show that includes live-action
performances, exclusive serials and animated segments that were promoted
as Mousekatoon Time. The show was part of a deal with
ABC that help fund the building of the Disneyland Theme Park, in Anaheim
show premiered in October of 1955 and ran for three seasons, starting
out in an hour-long format and later shortened to 30 minutes. The
programs include a cast of children, known as The Mouseketeers, led by adults Jimmie Dodd and Roy Williams. In
all, 260 one-hour episodes and 130 half-hour episodes were produced.
original show found new life in syndication in 1975. The success
of the reruns led to the creation of The New
Mickey Mouse Club in 1977 with new episodes and a new cast.
The original series was also revived in 1983,
finding a new home on the Disney Channel. Those airings paved way
for another new cast and episodes starting in
1989 under the title