1965 VINTAGE Disneyland Tour Guide Yearbook Walt Disney Cicily Rigdon + Guides. " one of the rarest vintage Disneyland publications: "Dedicated to the Summer Tour Guides of 1965. 40 black and white pages; 8.5" x 11"; packed with photos of the tour guides through the years; including the historic Tencennial year.
This publication was prepared to celebrate the conclusion of Disneyland's Tencennial summer season. The spiral bound booklet provides a rare insiders glimpse into the tour guide program; including information about the founding of the program in 1958. Also included is a glimpse at the very first tour guide costume. During the first summer tour season, tour guides wore white skits and sun hats with green blouses. Thankfully, they changed soon thereafter!
Cicely Rigdon would join the program in 1959 and would quickly serve as "mom" to her group of guides; outfitting them in their traditional uniforms from the Pendleton shop in Frontierland. Listed here are all of the 1965 tour guides, most with their photos along side of their name. The book was created for presentation at the 1965 Tour Guide awards banquet, where the Tour Guide of the Year would turn out to be Suzanne Fuller (aka Susie Fuller). Particular thanks was offered to Tommy Walker, manager of the Customer Relations Division at Disneyland and later the Director of Entertainment.The appointment of tour guide Julie Riehm as Miss Disneyland Tencennial is also noted. Almost 40 pages of Disneyland history... Among the most difficult to find of all Disneyland cast member publications. Worthy of the very finest Disneyland archive or museum collection. For those wanting to learn more about Disneyland's famed Tour Guides... The following video provides a great overview of the special experience provided by these Disneyland cast members... The item "1965 VINTAGE Disneyland Tour Guide Yearbook Walt Disney Cicily Rigdon + Guides" is in sale since Friday, May 20, 2016.
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