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Who lives in the Castle?
Open the roof and up pops ––– MICKEY!!
This novelty was made in China for Disneyland Paris and note the missing 'i' (apart from the 'dot) in 'Disneyland'!
Thanks to some help from my friend Richard Kaufman, I can now tell you that this is
one of a set of four McDonald's premiums from a child's "Happy Meal" in 1996 each featuring a Disney character in one of the park buildings.
The other toys featured Minnie in Minnie's House (Mickey's Toontown), Donald Duck in Space Mountain and Daisy Duck in It's a Small World.