Banshee Luncheon souvenir booklet cover Jinx Falkenburg, Walt Disney

Walt was in New York to accept an award by "The Banshees" at a luncheon (on 1947-10-23) at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel honoring Mickey Mouse on his 20th anniversary. The Banshees were a New York City luncheon group made up mainly of artists, writers, and editors.

Walt Disney talks about Mickey Mouse, his feature films and his tour to South America. He also intones 'Solamente una vez' and talks on sound syncing in animation.

(Interview length: 15:37)

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