Play This Record Starring Walt Disney

Artists: 

Walt Disney, Herb Lehrter and Mars Cast
Label:  Mars Candy
Catalog#:  Unnumbered
Country:   United States
Format:  7" Standard Flexi-Disc
Speed:  33 1/3 RPM
Audio: Mono
Year:  1958

Record Comments:  This single-sided, flexi-disc record measures exactly 7" x 7".  The audio content begins with Mars Candy advertising manager, Herb Lehrter, introducing Walt Disney who speaks about the show they are sponsoring, Walt Disney Presents.

During Walt's pitch, he mentions that Swamp Fox is one of their biggest new projects for the coming year.  Elfego Baca and Texas John Slaughter are also mentioned as returning favorites.

The back side of the record has an image and broadcast listing for Broken Arrow, a non-Disney production, that was also sponsored by Mars Candy.  The record closes with a Mars Candy jingle.

Matrix Number: MARS-No.2

Subject Notes:  Walter Elias Disney was born on December 5, 1901 and died on December 15, 1966 at the age of 65.

Subject Notes:  Swap Fox first aired on October 23, 1959 as live-action episodes of Walt Disney Presents (later known as The Wonderful World Of Disney.)  There were a total of eight episodes.  All episodes featured Leslie Nielsen in the starring role.  The final episode aired on January 15, 1961.

 

Subject Notes:  Elfego Baca first aired on October 3, 1958 as live-action episodes of Walt Disney Presents (later known as The Wonderful World Of Disney.)  A few music records were produced that carried the title of the first episode The Nine Lives Of Elfego Baca.  There were a total of ten episodes.  All episodes featured Robert Loggia in the starring role.  The final episode aired on March 20, 1960.

 

   Record Contents: 

 
Time: 
  

1. Play This Record Starring Walt Disney

4:42  

 

Total Time:

4:42  

 

See what items are selling on eBay!

 Shop Here For Disney Records and Collectibles



Record Artwork
(Front)

 
 
Record Artwork
(Back)

 

See what items are selling on eBay!

Shop Here For Disney Records

 

 

DisneylandRecords.com Affiliates:

        


This site is not owned, managed or run by the Walt Disney Company.
DisneylandRecords.com is owned and maintained by TVTOYS.com (c) 2011 - 2019.
All record images are from a private collection and are posted on this site as a reference to other collectors.
Some images are copyrighted and should not be reproduced without written permission.