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Whatever ambivalence I felt about my own career, Frankie more than made up for it with his ambition and tenacity.
The original Mickey Mouse Club, established in the ’30s, was designed to attract children to movie theaters.
To some, the ’50s were a decade marked by the banal, the predictable.
Mr. Disney and his staff were constantly scouting for great stories to bring to life on film.
I’ve always found Mr. Disney to be somewhat of a shy person, a kid at heart.
Then, as now, the Disney studio buzzed with activity. You had a strong impression of being at the center of something very exciting.
I still don’t know precisely why The Mickey Mouse Club ended when it did.
Growing up in public is especially hard sometimes.
My dear friend Jimmie Dodd was the heart and the soul of The Mickey Mouse Club.
At the beginning of 1955 only about 60 percent of American homes had TVs.
I always considered myself a dancer before anything else.
Dick Clark really didn’t make rock ‘n roll safe for America, as many people think.
Animation did not become the dominant form of children’s television until the ’60s.
As I travel across the country speaking about MS, perhaps I can offer others comfort and hope.
I’m saddened to see that some have been misled into believing that Mr. Disney was something other than a kind, caring man.
I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father.
MS is not really a degenerative illness. It is not fatal, nor is it always progressive.
Whatever dreams I have wished have come true.
The Lord has been with me throughout my life. He’s never let me down.
In the United States women develop MS at approximately twice the rate men do, and no one can explain why women are affected most often…
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