Friday, October 20, 2017

1972 Spar Grocers Trading Cards - Disney on Parade

In 1972, Spar Grocers in the United Kingdom offered a Disney series of 30 unnumbered full-color sticker cards. Snow White and three dwarfs (Doc, Sleepy, Dopey) were included in the collection. "© Walt Disney Productions." Dimensions: 4.25" x 3" (10.5 x 8 cm). Some of the black & white card backs have advertising for various products; other promote the July 27 to September 9 "Disney on Parade" arena show at Wembley. An album was issued to house the stickers.





The full set includes: PONGO, PRINCE JOHN, O'MALLEY, DUCHESS, THE ENGLISH CAT, ROQUEFORT, SIAMESE CATS, LADY, TRAMP, SECRETARY BIRD, THE ELEPHANT, DONALD DUCK, PLUTO, GOOFY, MINNIE MOUSE, MICKEY MOUSE, PINOCCHIO, BAMBI, THUMPER, KING LOUIE, BALOO, MOWGLI, ALICE, CINDERELLA, MALEFICIENT, CRUELLA DE VIL, DOC, DOPEY, SLEEPY, and SNOW WHITE.




Image scans and info courtesy of the Cheryl Ridge Collection.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

1937 Snow White Notebook

A Snow White notebook/pencil tablet. "© 1937 Walt Disney Enterprises."

Image via The Collector's Encyclopedia of Disneyana (1992) by Longest & Stern, p. 150.


See a Snow White classroom notebook from 1938 in an earlier Archive entry.

Verifax Kodak Ad Sheet

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in an ad sheet for a Verifax copier by the Eastman Kodak Company. Dates from 1948. Two sided, 8.5" x 11".




Thanks to Kevin Hicks for letting us know about this.

De Beukelaer Snow White Chocolate Bar Labels

In the 1940s, De Beukelaer of Belgium manufactured Snow White chocolate bars. Here's some of their illustrated labels.

18 x 10 cm



18 x 10 cm



21.5 x 9.3 cm



17 x 10.6 cm



17 x 10.6 cm



In earlier Archive entries, see the De Beukelaer cards that were issued as a premium with their chocolate bars, as well as the albums used to collect them.