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Donald's Diary (1954)

Approved | | Animation, Short, Comedy | 5 March 1954 (USA)
Donald is writing in his diary and narrating (in a rather sophisticated voice) about his romance with Daisy. She was able to snare him into a relationship in which they got to know each ... See full summary »

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Leslie Denison ...
Donald's Internal Monologue / Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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Daisy Duck / Daisy's Mother (voice) (uncredited)
Clarence Nash ...
Donald Duck / Huey / Dewey / Louie (voice) (uncredited)
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Donald is writing in his diary and narrating (in a rather sophisticated voice) about his romance with Daisy. She was able to snare him into a relationship in which they got to know each other better and Donald got to meet Daisy's family. Finally, Donald decides to marry Daisy but when waiting for her to arrive so he can pop the question, he falls asleep and has a nightmarish vision of what married life would be like (among other things that he'll be forced to do all the housework and be served a burnt T bone for dinner). Needless to say, the marriage is called off when he awakens. Written by Matt Yorston <george.y@ns.sympatico.ca>

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Trivia

In one scene, when Donald carves his and Daisy's initials into a tree, the camera reveals, on the opposite side of the tree, all of Daisy's previous boyfriends having done the same thing. These names are those of Disney animators. See more »

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In Daisy's last scene, her outfit changes from the green dress with yellow apron to her red dress. See more »

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Donald's Internal Monologue: Though I was born when I kissed her, I died when we parted. But I lived for a little while.
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Donald and Daisy- trouble in paradise

Donald Duck writes to his diary about how he met and fell in love with Daisy Duck.He gets to meet Daisy's family, including her brothers who look a lot like Huey, Dewey and Louie.He has a nightmare about their marriage before he pops the question and he decides to run off when he wakes up.Jack Kinney's Donald's Diary (1954) is 7 minutes of pure fun.It's awfully hilarious when the newly wed Donald carries Daisy all those stairs to get her in the house.Clarence Nash is the voice of Donald Duck but Ronald Colman speaks with his sophisticated voice the words written in the diary.June Foray does the voice nagging Donald about chores.Watch this cartoon and have fun with Donald and Daisy.


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