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Frank Banks is a character from the Haunted Mansion.

History[]

Frank Banks was an east-coast banker who lived in Bulfor's Isle, California during the 19th century. In 1872 would marry the beautiful Constance Hatchaway unknowing she was a gold-digging murderess who decapitated him with an axe. She would keep his head in a hatbox as a twisted souvenir, eventually taking it to the Haunted Mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana where his spirit presumably resides.

Appearances and allusions[]

Haunted Mansion[]

Frank appears in a photograph within the attic scene of the Haunted Mansion. As guests pass by his photograph, the head disappears from his shoulders to mirror his fate at Hatchaway's hands.

Disney Kingdoms[]

Frank makes a minor appearance in Disney Kingdoms: Haunted Mansion when Constance is reminiscing on her past husbands.

Connections[]

Tower of Terror[]

Constance Hatchaway's fifth victim was George Hightower, a member of the Hightower family which included Harrison Hightower III.

Trivia[]

  • Frank shares his surname and occupation with the Banks family featured in the Disney film Mary Poppins, possibly implying that Frank is an ancestor or relative of theirs.
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