Here is an original Annette Funicello hard-to-find gem from the popular Walt Disney Annette mystery series; a lighter type of Nancy Drew.
COLLECTOR'S 1964 vintage first edition children's hardcover book - Walt Disney's - Annette Mystery at Medicine Wheel. Written by Barlow Myers.
Title page reads: Authorized edition featuring ANNETTE, star of motion pictures and television. Illustrations by Robert L. Jenney & Maxine McCaffrey.
Publisher: Whitman Publishing Co, Copyright, Walt Disney Productions, 1964, first edition, No 1512-back cover. Not ex-library. Not book club.
Vibrant color pictorial cover, illustrations front and back. Several full page lithograph plates in blue, black & white. Annette silhouette duo page endpapers in blue and black.
Series targeted 9-12 girls, based on "Annette Funicello" popular Hollywood star in many Walt Disney films & television shows - one of original Mouseketeers on Mickey Mouse Club - only one picked by Walt Disney.
Be the detective and join Annette as she solves this western mystery. Plot: Annette traveling on her way to her aunt and uncle's Circle Y Ranch via bus, when suddenly she and her traveling companion, John Running are involved in a kidnapping.
Glossy, hardcover-blue pictorial boards, picture of Annette and her horse. Trail ride back cover. Binding tight.
Very good+ vintage condition for age. Pages very good/good/clean/shelfwear includes some age yellowing-edges more. Fbep few smudges-light spots.
Cover very good/bright/clean/shelfwear includes light edgewear-rub-light corner bump. Spine little loose/tips see photo. Some mylar peel.
We are sorry that Anette is no longer with us. This is must have collector's gem for all who loved her as we did!!!