Motion Monday: Mary Poppins

By Keith Mahne

It’s Monday again and that can only mean one thing…it’s time for another Motion Monday article! This week we’ll take a look back at when Mary Poppins became a member of the Disneyland family of characters. Walt Disney was a huge fan of the Mary Poppins character. In the Disneyland Tenth Anniversary Show (1965) he stated “From now on no Disneyland Celebration is going to be complete without Mary Poppins.” Have a look as Mary makes her entrance after the page break…

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Keith Michael Mahne is the owner and editor of Disney Avenue and the host of the Disney Avenue Podcast. He has made countless trips to the Walt Disney World resort since his first trip in 1989 at the age of four. Keith has a strong passion and respect for Walt Disney, the parks and resorts, and the men and women who help create them. He started Disney Avenue as a way to inform and entertain readers and to repay all those who make dreams come true every day.



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