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    Letter to Roy Disney from Kay Kamen (Walt Disney, 1934). Kay Kamen was contracted by Walt and Roy Disney regarding the merchandising of Disney characters in 1932. Mr. Kamen was an American Merchandising executive and became an agent for Walt Disney Studios and their Walt Disney Enterprises licensing operation. He grew merchandising of Mickey Mouse and studio characters to $100 million by 1948. The revenue generated became a major cash flow for the studio. This is an extremely rare typed letter to Kay Kamen from Roy Disney. The letter is on Walt Disney Enterprises Mickey Mouse stationary with the 2719 Hyperion Ave Hollywood Address letterhead. It is dated June 7th, 1934 and gives Kay Kaman permission for a contract between himself and Mr. Willis Munger for Canadian Studio representation. The letter outlines conditions that Mr. Munger is an employee of Mr. Kamen. The letter is hand-signed by Roy Disney (1893 -1971) and Kay Kamen (1892 - 1949). This is a very rare combination of signatures on a very important studio topic. Letter is 11" x 8.5" with small staple hole in top left. Overall Very Good condition.

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    13th Friday 11:50 am CT
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