I thought you guys might enjoy reading about this bizarre Mickey Mouse item from the past:
Full article here:...The Mickey Mouse Gas Mask was designed for small children in a valiant attempt to give them something that would work and still be fun. Ultimately, the Office of Civil Defense bought the M2 Noncombatant Gas Mask for small children to protect them from chemical agents. In tests, with proper coaching and good salesmanship by the leader, young children could be induced to wear the gas mask for extended periods.
... The Walt Disney Archives, Burbank, California, has a facepiece without ears, lenses, or a canister...