Magic Highway USA (1958), Disney’s Animated Future of Transportation

“Magic Highway USA”, from a 1958 episode of the Disneyland television show that features an wonderful animated vision of the future of transportation. I miss the future of the past. File this under “Where’s my Jetpack?”

Magic Highway USA

Here’s a great write-up on “Magic Highway U.S.A.” on Paleo-Future, including some of the artwork.

Magic Highway U.S.A.

Paleo-Future also recently came across some “Magic Highway USA” publicity stills uploaded to Flickr by Disney collector and freelance designer Kevin Kidney.

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Scott Beale is the founder of Laughing Squid and is based in New York City. When not running the blog, Scott can be found posting on Threads and sharing photos on Instagram.