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Monorail guru Bob Gurr talks about Monty … and his concept drawing of the famed transit vehicle

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Bob Gurr’s original drawing of the monorail, sketched in late 1958. The color was added by Disney Legend John Hench. Hey, Bob Gurr … now that you’ve completed a documentary showing the world just how you designed some of the world’s most innovative theme park attractions, what are you going to do next? “My next … Continue reading "Monorail guru Bob Gurr talks about Monty … and his concept drawing of the famed transit vehicle"
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Documentary shows how Bob Gurr created so many classic Disney attractions

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Bob Gurr holds a copy of his book, “Design: Just For Fun,” after its release. [Ape Pen Publishing] If there’s such a thing as a blueprint for an exciting, fun-filled, never-a-dull-moment retirement, Bob Gurr seems to have created it. Which, in a way, makes perfect sense, since Gurr is the man responsible for creating so … Continue reading "Documentary shows how Bob Gurr created so many classic Disney attractions"
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What’s New at AllEars.Net

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See 2016 Site Updates HERE. See 2017 Site Updates HERE. December 26, 2017 We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! -o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o- There's always something new at AllEars® Blog Central! Among the blogs Kristin Ford wrote in "A Mom … Continue reading "What’s New at AllEars.Net"
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WDW Chronicles: The Birth of “it’s a small world”

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by Jim Korkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the June 17, 2014 Issue #769 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Editor's Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip. As you probably know by now, this … Continue reading "WDW Chronicles: The Birth of “it’s a small world”"
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WDW Chronicles: Year One – Getting to Magic Kingdom

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by Jim Korkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the July 19, 2011 Issue #617 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) When Walt Disney World opened October 1971, guests quickly discovered that if they made it to the parking lot, the real challenge was getting to the Magic Kingdom itself. Walt's original concept for … Continue reading "WDW Chronicles: Year One – Getting to Magic Kingdom"
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A Conversation with… Former Imagineer Mark Rhodes

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by Jack Spence AllEars® Feature Writer Feature Article This article appeared in the March 2, 2010 Issue #545 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) I recently had the good fortune of interviewing Mark Rhodes, a former Disney Imagineer. Mark joined Walt Disney Imagineering in the late 1970s and began his career working on the Epcot and … Continue reading "A Conversation with… Former Imagineer Mark Rhodes"
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The Significance of Steam Trains

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by Jack Spence AllEars® Feature Writer Feature Article This article appeared in the October 21, 2008 Issue #474 of AllEars® (ISSN: 1533-0753) AUTHOR'S NOTE: The vast majority of the information presented here uses as its source the book "Walt Disney's Railroad Story" by Michael Broggie. This is an excellent book, not just for railroad buffs, … Continue reading "The Significance of Steam Trains"
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