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The “Jasper” Puppetoons – Part 1
Christopher P. Lehman
October 13, 2018 posted by Christopher Lehman

The “Jasper” Puppetoons – Part 1

Jasper was part of a tradition in animation of casting African American boys as stars of series—from “Sammy Johnsin” in the Silent Era to L’il EIghtball from producer Walter Lantz.

Animation Anecdotes #384
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 12, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #384

Larz Bourne was a writer and cartoonist. He was the one who came up with the name Deputy Dawg as well as the design for the character.

Red Raven Records
THUNDERBEAN THURSDAY
October 11, 2018 posted by Steve Stanchfield

Red Raven Records

By popular demand! One of my most popular posts from five years ago, about one of my favorite things when I was a kid – Red Raven ‘Movie’ Records!

Blame It On The Melody
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
October 7, 2018 posted by James Parten

Blame It On The Melody

Of course, as any good movie of the day must, Melody Time had a main title theme song. This was a very pleasant ballad, and it actually got several covers.