Do you remember when you had to buy a Book of Tickets for the rides at Disneyland?

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  1. pheelios

    pheelios Well-Known Member VIP

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    If so... How much did they cost when you went there?


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    This one is from the 70's.

    "When Disneyland first opened in July 1955, there were no ticket books. Guests paid a general admission fee to get in and then paid to ride each ride individually. Disneyland began to sell ticket books later in 1955. There were 3 tickets “A,” “B,” or “C” The best rides required a “C” ticket. The following year 1956, Disneyland introduced the "D" ticket. In 1959 the Big 10 ticket book was introduced including the "E" ticket. The "E" ticket was used for the best rides and worked its way down to the "A" ticket, for the smaller, less popular rides. The ticket book provided one “A” ticket, one “B” ticket, two “C” tickets, three “D” tickets, and three “E” tickets."
     
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    I do. My freind took me there for his birthday. I wouldn't go see steamboat willie because I was saving my tickets. Fuck that shit
     
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    Westerberg Feelin' like a hundred bucks 2010 OG Gold

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    Yes.
     
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    Have no clue what they cost. His parents paid. They hated me but I was the only freind he had
     
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    Westerberg Feelin' like a hundred bucks 2010 OG Gold

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    I know you hate my guts so I'll leave the thread now.
     
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    No.
     
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    Knottsberry farm is underrated. IMO.
     
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    I don't blame you.
    How much were the tickets?
     
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    Chief I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    I've never been to Disneyland or Disneyworld.
     
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    How much were they Berg?
     
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    How much did you save by not going jd?
     
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    I agree and actually prefer Knotts over Disney.
     
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    You really should go before you die.
     
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    I think I'd rather die than go to anything Disney-related.
     
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    1970's
     
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    I honestly dont recall. I do remember a 2 year promotion where if you lived in socal you could get in for $22. Now its $96. So my freind taking me and giving me a ticket book in 1978 was prolly in the $10 to $15 range
     
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    Never had any desire. :dontknow:
     
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    America sings and adventure through inner space. Two rides I wish I could ride again that are gone forever
     
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