Comments: This album
includes the soundtracks from two films that were previously
released on other labels. "The Living Desert"
was first released in 1953 on the 7" RCA Victor EP (catalog
number ERAS-1.) "The Vanishing Prairie" was first released
in 1954 on the 10" Columbia LP (catalog number CL-6332) and
included three additional minutes of
content than on this issue.
The True-Life Adventures film series includes 6 full-length features and
7 shorts for a total of 13 nature films released from 1948 to 1960.
"The Living Desert" is a full-length feature and
premiered in theaters during November of 1953 with a running
time of approximately 69 minutes. "The Vanishing
Prairie" is a full-length feature and premiered in theaters
during August of 1954 with a running time of approximately