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Jim’s Attic: The Birth of Walt Disney World Golfing

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Jim’s Attic: The Birth of Walt Disney World Golfing By Jim Korkis When Walt Disney World opened October 1971, the Disney company had to educate the general public that the new entertainment venue was not just like another Disneyland, but was an entire “vacation destination” featuring a wide variety of leisure activity from boating to … Continue reading "Jim’s Attic: The Birth of Walt Disney World Golfing"
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Jim’s Attic: The Park Princess Problem

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Disney Historian Jim Korkis goes up into his imaginary attic to rummage around his archives and often stumbles across an unusual story about Walt Disney World. Those who have met me know that I take real joy in talking about Walt Disney. My nieces have grown too old for the Disney Princess merchandise and my … Continue reading "Jim’s Attic: The Park Princess Problem"
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Finding Disney in Unexpected Places: Jim Thorpe, PA

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Over the Labor Day weekend, I went to visit some of my wonderful friends (or family, depending on how you look at it) in the northeast. One of the places they took me to visit was Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania. I have to be honest and say that before this trip, I had never heard of … Continue reading "Finding Disney in Unexpected Places: Jim Thorpe, PA"
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Dayton Disneyana – 2013

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The Dayton "Plane Crazy" Chapter of the Disneyana Fan Club, who host the event annually, describe it as "a Show and Sale of Disneyana Collectibles and Disney Pin Trading Event" but it is actually much more than that. It's more like a convention for Disney fans! This year's event included two well known speakers; 1) Jim Hill, an award-winning entertainment writer from Boston who written extensively about The Walt Disney Company. 2) Jim Korkis, an internationally respected Disney historian who has written hundreds of articles about all things Disney for over three decades.
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AllEarsNet Website News and Announcements

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Global Disney Internet Community, Guidebook Authors and Travel Experts To Gather in Orlando for Second Annual Meeting ROCKVILLE, Md., November 30, 2004 — MouseFest, the world's largest annual gathering of Disney-related Internet communities, guidebook authors and travel experts will be held December 5 – December 13, 2004, at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. MouseFest … Continue reading "AllEarsNet Website News and Announcements"
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AllEarsNet Website News and Announcements

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Global Disney Internet Community, Guidebook Authors and Travel Experts To Gather in Orlando for Third Annual Meeting ROCKVILLE, Md., November 27, 2005 — MouseFest, the world's largest annual gathering of Disney-related Internet communities, guidebook authors and travel experts will be held November 30 – December 8, 2005, at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. MouseFest … Continue reading "AllEarsNet Website News and Announcements"
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AllEarsNet — General

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General MouseFest 2003: 8th Annual Holiday RADP Meet at WDW December 2003 Around the "World" in 8 Days! Welcome to the meet page for RADP-8! If you are new to RADP, you may be asking yourself, "What is a RADP?" RADP stands for rec.arts.disney.parks — a Disney parks enthusiast newsgroup where folks all around the … Continue reading "AllEarsNet — General"
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MouseFest 2005 Scrapbook

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MouseFest 2005 Scrapbook! November 30 – December 7, 2005 Hundreds of Disney Internet Fans from Around the World Gathered at WDW for MouseFest 2005 MouseFest 2005 started on Wednesday November 30 and has been going full steam ahead ever since. Here's a small glimpse of the festivities. Photos will be added periodically. Also, look for … Continue reading "MouseFest 2005 Scrapbook"
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MouseFest 2003

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Home | News | Planning | Accommodations | Dining | Theme Parks | Beyond the Parks | SHARING THE MAGIC | Newsletter | Search MouseFest 2003 November 30- December 8, 2003 Join All Ears Net™ Founder Deb Wills, PassPorter authors Jennifer Watson and Dave Marx, "What Would Walt Do?" Founders Allison and Tom Keaney, and … Continue reading "MouseFest 2003"
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MouseFest 2004

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Home | News | Planning | Accommodations | Dining | Theme Parks | Beyond the Parks | SHARING THE MAGIC | Newsletter | Search MouseFest 2004 December 5- December 13, 2004 Join All Ears Net® Founder Deb Wills, PassPorter authors Jennifer Watson and Dave Marx, and many other fellow Disney Fans for a week of … Continue reading "MouseFest 2004"
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