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  • The Frito Kid

    While reading at Yesterland I learned of an actual Frito Kid vending machine...

    "You only want a snack? While at the Casa, visit the Frito Kid, a combination statue and vending machine. Drop a nickel in the coin slot and a bag of delicious Fritos corn chips appears in the Kid's gold mine."

    Does anyone have a photo of the Frito Kid? I've never seen him. I assume this is what used to say "Hey Klondike! How 'bout another bag of deeeeee-licious Fritos!"

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    Originally posted by Tinkerbell
    While reading at Yesterland I learned of an actual Frito Kid vending machine...

    "You only want a snack? While at the Casa, visit the Frito Kid, a combination statue and vending machine. Drop a nickel in the coin slot and a bag of delicious Fritos corn chips appears in the Kid's gold mine."

    Does anyone have a photo of the Frito Kid? I've never seen him. I assume this is what used to say "Hey Klondike! How 'bout another bag of deeeeee-licious Fritos!"
    i know there is a picture of him in the Disneyland Then-Now-And Forever book

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      I don't have that one unfortunately.

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        As a kid, I remember buying Fritos from "the kid" but cannot remember what the machine looked like! Here's a picture of him, though:
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        "Yesterday, a man walked up to me and said, 'Isn't it a shame that Walt Disney couldn't be here to see this?' and I said, "He did see this, that's why it's here."
        -Art Linkletter July 17, 2005-


        When you wish upon a star your dreams come true.

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        • #5
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          Oh cool! So vintage, I love it! Thanks for posting!

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          • #6
            Re: The Frito Kid

            Originally posted by GrimmGreen
            i know there is a picture of him in the Disneyland Then-Now-And Forever book
            I found him in the book and did a scan of him for you! Enjoy!


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              Wow how cool thanks for sharing
              :crazylegs

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              • #8
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                Wow.. totally didn't picture the machine to look like that. Thanks =D

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                • #9
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                  So... do you think they threw it away... or does some Disney bigwig or savvy CM have it stashed somewhere to this day?
                  "Yesterday, a man walked up to me and said, 'Isn't it a shame that Walt Disney couldn't be here to see this?' and I said, "He did see this, that's why it's here."
                  -Art Linkletter July 17, 2005-


                  When you wish upon a star your dreams come true.

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                    Cool machine, but it creeps me out a little.
                    My campus elevator smells like burned hair and won't drop faster than the pull of gravity, no matter how much I scream.

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                    • #11
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                      Where were these vending machines located?
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                        Casa de Fritos (rancho del zocalo now)

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                        • #13
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                          Looks like an early prototype for Splash Frito Mountain.

                          Originally posted by SpookyBear
                          I found him in the book and did a scan of him for you! Enjoy!






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                            Drop a nickel in the coin slot and a bag of delicious Fritos corn chips appears in the Kid's gold mine
                            Hehe... that sounds dirty.
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                              Re: The Frito Kid

                              Here is the song that went along with the Frito kid...

                              http://www.1313southharborblvd.com/A...de%20Frito.mp3
                              I LOVE DISNEYLAND !!!! :bow:

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