Thursday, April 27, 2017

1962 Blancanieves 7" Records from Spain (HL 086-06/07)

In 1962, the Snow White story was released in Spanish on two 45 rpm records. They were part of the Disneyland Record catalog and issued by Hispavox of Madrid, Spain. The story is told throughout both discs by narrator, Carmen Molina, with the film's songs and scores (opening and closing) mixed in. All of the music and character voices come from the original 1938 soundtrack dub. Snow White's singing voice is played by Diana Castillo. The records were produced by Edmundo Santos.

Volume 1. No. HL 086-06.


Volume 2. No. HL 086-07.

Images courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Snow White Shampoo by Rayette

An unopened 8 oz. container of Seven Dwarfs White Shampoo for children. Manufactured by Rayette, Inc. (later known as Faberge) of St. Paul, Minnesota. "© Walt Disney Productions." Glass bottle. Original retail $1.00. Possibly dates from the 1940s.

Images via l_moon_star.

Cadum Trading Cards from Belgium (1939 - series 2)

In 1939, Cadum continued their Snow White promotion in Belgium with this second series of trading cards. They were given away with packages of their baby soap. Seven cards, each with text on the back in both French and Dutch. Measure 14 x 14 cm (5.5" x 5.5"). Also part of this collection was a larger mini-poster card.

Images courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.

The larger "mini-poster" card includes the fariytale story on the back. Measures A4 size (8.3" x 11.7").

A4 card image scans courtesy of the Nunziante Valoroso Collection.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Cadum Trading Cards from Belgium (1938 - series 1)

The same 1938 Snow White collectible soap cards that were issued in France (earlier post) by Cadum, were also released in Belgium. The full-color artwork is the same. However, the text on the back of these cards is in both French and Dutch. They are not numbered. Eight cards total. Measure 14 x 14 cm (5.5" x 5.5").




Doc/Prof  + Sleepy/Dormeur/Slaper

Grumpy/Grincheux/Knorpot + Dopey/Simplet/Onnoozele

Images courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.

Snow White/Blanche Neige/Sneeuwwitje and the Prince/Prince Charmant/Mooie Prins

See the 1939 Belgian series 2 cards in the next Archive entry.

Vintage Promotional Poster for Cadum Soap Cards

A French promotional poster for the Snow White cards issued by Cadum. One card free inside each box of three baby soaps. Poster measures 68 x 52 cm (26.75" x 20.5"). Dates from 1938.

Cadum Trading Cards from France (1938 - series 1)

In 1938, French soap producer, Cadum, issued the first of several series of collectible Snow White cards. They were free inside packages of their baby soap (one card/per box of three soaps). Full-color images. Text on the back. Eight numbered cards total. Each measures approximately 14 x 14 cm (5.5" x 5.5") except the first in the collection which is a folded double-size card of the princess and prince surrounded by the dwarfs and forest animals.

No. 1 - Snow White and Prince Charming/Blance Neige et le Prince Charmant

No. 2 - Sneezy/Atchoum

No. 3 - Happy/Joyeux

No. 4 - Bashful/Timide

No. 5 - Doc/Prof

No. 6 - Sleepy/Dormeur

No. 7 - Grumpy/Grincheux

No. 8 - Dopey/Simplet

Image scans generously provided by Greg Philip of A Lost Film.

See a Cadum promotional poster in the next Archive entry, followed by the Cadum Belgian cards: series 1 (1938) and series 2 (1939).