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Animation Anecdotes #187
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 14, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #187

Bugs Bunny’s Girlfriend. There was a 1945 New York Times newspaper article where animation legend Friz Freleng was quoted as saying “We don’t want to give him (Bugs Bunny) a…

In His Own Words:  Marc Davis
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 12, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Marc Davis

Marc Davis was called by Walt his “Renaissance Man” because of his contributions in so many areas from animation to Imagineering. He joined the Disney Studios in 1935 as an…

Bob Arbogast and Friends
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November 8, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Bob Arbogast and Friends

Michigan-based Highland Appliance company was once one of the largest electronics retailers in the nation, and now it isn’t. Founded in 1933, they went out of business sixty years later….

Animation Anecdotes #186
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 7, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #186

Pre-Tweety. Before the creation of Tweety Bird in 1942, Bob Clampett had done sketches of two newly hatched baby birds who were to be named “Twick’n’Tweet”. In existence is a…