Paul J. Smith (III) (1906–1985)

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Paul was the son of J.J. Smith, who was a professor at the College of Idaho in Caldwell, Idaho in the early 1900's. It was a very musical family. Father J J composed a number of songs for the College. Paul became music director for Disney. His brother Arthur also became a studio musician and played on films and TV shows. See full bio »

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Pinocchio Composer
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 2001 Mickey's House of Villains (Video) (segment "Trick or Treat", as Paul Smith)
 1984 Donald Duck's 50th Birthday (TV Special short) (background music)
 1982 Disney's Halloween Treat (Video) (as Paul Smith)
 1954-1982 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (35 episodes)
- Disney's Halloween Treat (1982) ... (as Paul Smith)
- A Ranger's Guide to Nature (1966) ... (as Paul Smith)
 1964-1965 Karen (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Who's Seymour? (1965) ... (as Paul Smith)
- Avery's Coming (1965) ... (as Paul Smith)
- Karen Robs the Cradle (1965) ... (as Paul Smith)
- Good Neighbor Policy (1965) ... (as Paul Smith)
- New Year's Eve (1965) ... (as Paul Smith)
 1963 The Three Lives of Thomasina (as Paul Smith)
 1962-1963 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- Family Scrapbook (1963) ... (as Paul Smith)
- The Clothing Drive (1963) ... (as Paul Smith)
- Beaver Sees America (1963) ... (as Paul Smith)
- The All-Night Party (1963) ... (as Paul Smith)
- Wally's Practical Joke (1963) ... (as Paul Smith)
 1963 Yellowstone Cubs (as Paul Smith)
 1962 Bon Voyage! (as Paul Smith)
 1962 Moon Pilot (as Paul Smith)
 1961 The Parent Trap (as Paul Smith)
 1960 Pollyanna (as Paul Smith)
 1959 The Shaggy Dog (as Paul Smith)
 1957 Perri (as Paul Smith)
 1956 Secrets of Life (Documentary) (as Paul Smith)
 1956 The Great Locomotive Chase (as Paul Smith)
 1955 The African Lion (Documentary) (as Paul Smith)
 1955 Switzerland (Documentary short)
 1954 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (as Paul Smith)
 1954 The Vanishing Prairie (Documentary) (as Paul Smith)
 1953 Prowlers of the Everglades (Documentary short) (as Paul Smith)
 1953 The Simple Things (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1953 Father's Day Off (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1953 Bear Country (Short documentary) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 Trick or Treat (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 The Little House (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 Water Birds (Documentary short) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 Susie the Little Blue Coupe (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 Two Gun Goofy (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1952 The Olympic Elk (Documentary short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 No Smoking (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Out of Scale (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Fathers Are People (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Cold Turkey (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Get Rich Quick (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 R'coon Dawg (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 How to Catch a Cold (Short)
 1951 Nature's Half Acre (Documentary short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Lucky Number (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Test Pilot Donald (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1951 Dude Duck (Short)
 1951 Lion Down (Short)
 1950 One Hour in Wonderland (TV Special) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Hold That Pose (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Camp Dog (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Hook, Lion and Sinker (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Food for Feudin' (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Pests of the West (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Beaver Valley (Documentary short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Motor Mania (Short)
 1950 Puss Cafe (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Trailer Horn (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1950 Cinderella
 1950 Why Play Leap Frog? (Short)
 1949 Toy Tinkers (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1949 Romantic Rumbolia (Short)
 1949 Meet King Joe (Short)
 1948 So Dear to My Heart (as Paul Smith)
 1948 The Strange Mrs. Crane (uncredited)
 1948 Melody Time (uncredited)
 1948 Pecos Bill (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1948 The Legend of Johnny Appleseed (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1948 Make Mine Freedom (Short) (uncredited)
 1948 Glamour Girl (uncredited)
 1947 Expanding World Relationships (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1947 Blondie's Anniversary (uncredited)
 1947 Fun and Fancy Free (as Paul Smith)
 1946 The Fatal Kiss (Short)
 1946 The Traitor Within (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1946 Song of the South (cartoon score)
 1946 The Flying Jeep (Short)
 1946 Choo Choo Amigo (Short)
 1946 The Lady Said No (Short)
 1945 Hockey Homicide (Short)
 1945 Tuberculosis (Documentary short) (uncredited)
 1945 Californy er Bust (Short)
 1945 The Eyes Have It (Short)
 1945 The Cross-Eyed Bull (Short)
 1945 Tiger Trouble (Short)
 1945 Brotherhood of Man (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1944 Donald's Off Day (Short)
 1944 Trombone Trouble (Short) (uncredited)
 1944 How to Be a Sailor (Short)
 1943 Home Defense (Short)
 1943 The Old Army Game (Short)
 1943 Figaro and Cleo (Short) (uncredited)
 1943 Victory Through Air Power (Documentary)
 1943 Fall Out Fall In (Short)
 1942 How to Fish (Short)
 1942 How to Swim (Short)
 1942 The Olympic Champ (Short) (uncredited)
 1942 How to Play Baseball (Short)
 1942 Saludos Amigos (Short) (as Paul Smith)
 1942 Donald Gets Drafted (Short) (uncredited)
 1941 Canine Caddy (Short)
 1941 A Gentleman's Gentleman (Short) (uncredited)
 1941 Pluto's Playmate (Short) (uncredited)
 1940 Fire Chief (Short) (uncredited)
 1940 Window Cleaners (Short) (uncredited)
 1940 Bone Trouble (Short)
 1940 Pinocchio
 1939 The Pointer (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 Beach Picnic (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 Goofy and Wilbur (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 The Practical Pig (Short) (uncredited)
 1938 The Fox Hunt (Short) (uncredited)
 1938 Polar Trappers (Short) (uncredited)
 1937 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (as Paul Smith)
 1937 Pluto's Quin-puplets (Short) (uncredited)
 1937 Clock Cleaners (Short) (uncredited)
 1937 Hawaiian Holiday (Short) (uncredited)
 1937 Moose Hunters (Short) (uncredited)
 1937 Don Donald (Short) (uncredited)
 1936 Donald and Pluto (Short) (uncredited)
 1936 Mickey's Circus (Short) (uncredited)
 1936 Thru the Mirror (Short) (uncredited)
 1934 Playful Pluto (Short) (uncredited)
 1930 The Barnyard Concert (Short) (uncredited)
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