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    Walt Disney World War ll Telegrams and Treasury Bond Group (Walt Disney, 1942). Bruce Bushman began with Disney Studios in 1936 and worked there through 1959. He was a layout man for both Pinocchio and Fantasia and went on to do great work at the studio for The Mickey Mouse Club and Disneyland. This is a Western Union telegram from Walt Disney to Mr. Bushman, a postal telegram from Bushman to Walt Disney, and a Western Union telegram to Mr. Bushman from Ray Farwell, all concerning Walt Disney Studio's World War II propaganda film work. Bruce's telegram to Walt reads, "Complete endorsement from top officers at Naval Academy Going to Anacostia tomorrow, Bruce." Walt's telegram reads, "Glad to hear everything went okay. If you want to stay a day or so longer advise you make return reservations as soon as possible. Wire us date to be back. Best regards, Walt Disney" (sent to Lord Baltimore Hotel). Bushman's telegram from Farwell reads, "Enthusiastic reception in Washington and Annapolis. Additional footage granted. Fondest Regards, Ray Farwell." All three are in one common frame measuring 21" x 11". Also included in this lot is a framed 1942 Disney Walt Disney World War II Treasury Bond. It is also framed 15.5" x 13". Condition is Very Good.

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