Saturday, January 22, 2011
Walt Disney - January 22, 1937
WALT DISNEY GIVEN AWARD
Applause of a nation was bestowed last night on Walt Disney, originator of Mickey Mouse and other delightful characters, which have flashed across screens throughout the world. The occasion was the presentation of the National Distinguished Service Award of the U.S. Junior Chamber of Commerce at a banquet at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
Photo shows Walt Disney and Walter E. Holman who mad the presentation.