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!!!
Walt Disney ANNETTE 'Mystery at Medicine Wheel' 1964 1st Ed - Annette Funicello, Mousketeer, Illustrations, Mystery, Scarce