Comments: This record is
a compilation of four programs. The first five tracks are
from an episode of "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of
Color," entitled "The Ranger's Guide To Nature." The
remaining tracks are all from True-Life Adventure short
features. Tracks "Honey Bees" and "Industrious
Ants" are from "Nature's Half Acre." The
last two tracks are from the short features of the same name,
"Beaver Valley" and "Bear Country."
The time codes on the back of the album are approximate
values. Track #6, listed as 5:42, actually runs about two
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.
"Nature's Half Acre" is a short feature about insects and
premiered in theaters during July of 1951 with a running
time of approximately 33 minutes. In the United States, it
was released with "Alice In Wonderland." "Beaver
Valley" is a short feature and premiered in theaters
during July of 1950 with a running time of approximately
32 minutes. "Bear Country" is a short feature and premiered in theaters
during February of 1953 with a running time of approximately
Ranger's Guide To Nature" aired as the 9th episode of
"Walt Disney's Wonderful World Of Color" in the 13th season on November 13, 1966.