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This television special was included as a bonus feature on the Masterpiece and Un-Anniversary DVD editions of Alice in Wonderland, as well as the 2011 Blu-ray release.
Edgar Bergen informs Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd that Walt Disney has invited them to a tea party. Charlie is hesitant to go, but reluctantly changes his mind when he learns Kathryn Beaumont will be there. While driving to the studio, Edgar tells the story of Alice in Wonderland, much to Charlie's dismay. When they arrive, Walt Disney tells everyone that he was able to buy the Magic Mirror from Snow White (who apparently got it from the Wicked Queen). Charlie insults the mirror, calling it a "hopped-up television set." This enrages the mirror but Walt calms him down. The Mirror then shows everybody what they wish to see. He shows Kathryn a scene from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Charlie the Mickey Mouse short Clock Cleaners (although Charlie wanted to see himself), Bobby Driscoll a Br'er Rabbit story, Mortimer a Pluto short, and Edgar a performance by Firehouse Five Plus Two. At the end of the song, they see Walt, and frantically finish a scene with Tweedledee and Tweedledum. The Mirror at first refuses to show the unfinished Alice in Wonderland, but changes his mind when everyone wants to see it. The Mirror then reluctantly shows a scene from Alice in Wonderland. At the end of the special, Edgar has acquired the Magic Mirror. Charlie tries to make a deal with the mirror, but it turns out Mortimer is the new slave of the magic mirror. Charlie changes his mind and goes to sleep.
- Seven Dwarves' Party for Snow White (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)- 1937
- Clock Cleaners (Mickey Mouse)- 1937
- Br'er Rabbit Runs Away (Song of the South)- 1946
- Bone Trouble (Pluto)- 1940
- Jingle Bells (made for the special)- performed by Firehouse Five Plus Two
- The Mad Tea Party (Alice in Wonderland)- 1950/1951
- Walt Disney as himself and Mickey Mouse
- Kathryn Beaumont as herself and Alice
- Bobby Driscoll as himself
- Edgar Bergen as himself, Charlie McCarthy, and Mortimer Snerd
- Hans Conried as Magic Mirror
- Adriana Caselotti as Snow White
- Roy Atwell as Doc
- Otis Harlan as Happy
- Pinto Colvig as Sleepy, Goofy, and Pluto
- Scotty Mattraw as Bashful
- Billy Gilbert as Sneezy
- Clarence Nash as Donald Duck
- James Baskett as Uncle Remus and Br'er Fox
- Johnny Lee as Br'er Rabbit
- Nick Stewart as Br'er Bear
- Ed Wynn as Mad Hatter
- Jerry Colonna as March Hare
- Jimmy MacDonald as Dormouse
- Bill Thompson as White Rabbit
- Firehouse Five Plus Two as themselves
- Diane Marie Disney as herself
- Sharon Mae Disney as herself
- The opening scene with Santa Claus was filmed backwards so that he could appear to levitate the gifts out of the bag.
- While this program promotes Disney's upcoming film Alice in Wonderland, it features three cast members from Disney's next animated film Peter Pan: Bobby Driscoll (Peter Pan), Kathryn Beaumont (Wendy Darling), and Hans Conried (Captain Hook/Mr. Darling). Before that, they also appeared in Walt Disney Christmas Show which which had Bobby dressed as Peter, Kathryn dressed as Wendy, and Hans as the Magic Mirror once more.
- The Coca-Cola logo flashes while the credits are rolling and the announcer's voice is heard.
- While the credits are rolling, the announcer says "Now to make this Christmas Day complete, may we suggest that you and your family visit your local theater tonight to enjoy on the many fine movies playing in your city. In 1951, look for Walt Disney's Technicolor production, Alice in Wonderland."
- From its original broadcast, the entire film, including the clips from Disney's cartoons and movies were in black and white, due to the original negatives of this film. On the Masterpiece Edition DVD of Alice in Wonderland (Disc 2), the whole program is still in black and white, except the cartoon and movie clips, which were collected from various color sources just for the DVD release.
- During the car ride, Edgar Bergen's ventriloquism is not perfect, as his mouth can be seen moving along with Charlie McCarthy's dialogue.
- The films So Dear to My Heart and The Widow were mentioned by Kathryn Beaumont when she explains about Bobby Driscoll's Academy Award.
- "Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo" from Cinderella plays over the opening credits; Walt exclaims the phrase to reveal the Magic Mirror.
- During the opening credits, there are dolls of Donald, Jose Carioca and Panchito in Santa's bag.
- Charlie McCarthy: Okay, magic boy, let's see who you really are.
- Slave in the Magic Mirror: What is it, son of the sapling?
- Charlie McCarthy: I'll ignore that.
- Edgar Bergen: I've never told you the story of Alice in Wonderland, have I?
- Charlie McCarthy: No, I've been lucky so far.
- Edgar Bergen: Well, once upon a time...
- Charlie McCarthy: Here we go...
- Edgar Bergen: There was a child named Alice. She was a little girl.
- Charlie McCarthy: Say, you have done research, haven't you?
- Edgar Bergen: One summer day, she was seated on a riverbank, and she began to feel drowsy.
- Charlie McCarthy: Well, she should have watched where she was sitting. Or did you say drowsy?
- Edgar Bergen: What's the matter, Mortimer, car sick?
- Mortimer Snerd: No, I'm sick.
- Kathryn Beaumont: Mortimer, you musn't be afraid of people. Goodness, I'm only a girl.
- Mortimer Snerd: That's the worst kind.
- Charlie McCarthy: [as Walt summons the Slave in the Magic Mirror] How hammy can you get? Do you girls know this character, Disney?
- Diane Disney: Yes.
- Sharon Disney: He's our father.
- Charlie McCarthy: Eh... oh.
- Charlie McCarthy: [about the Magic Mirror] That's probably some kind of a hopped-up television set.
- Slave in the Magic Mirror: Television?
- Slave in the Magic Mirror: TELEVISION?
- [Thunder crashes and lightning flashes inside the mirror; everyone gasps]
- Walt Disney: Whoa! Steady, old boy! Take it easy.
- Slave in the Magic Mirror: Television, ha! I have never been so insulted in all my unborn days.
- Charlie McCarthy: [as they prepare to go to the Disney Studios] Now, now, now look, Bergy, can't this clambake wait? I have an important meeting with the junior hot rodders.
- Edgar Bergen: Well, we've been invited to a tea party at the Walt Disney Studios.
- Charlie McCarthy: A tea party?
- Edgar Bergen: Yes.
- Charlie McCarthy: Holy mackerel. I thought that stuff went out with the bustle.