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World War Woodpecker, 1941
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
March 5, 2016 posted by Tom Klein

World War Woodpecker, 1941

For $21 a day, once a month, a soldier’s life was just the fit for these characters from Toyland, and Bugs Hardaway was the veteran of a real war who made up the gags.

Animation Anecdotes #252
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 4, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #252

Mickey Mouse Club 1931. Theaters often needed safety even back in 1931 when the Fox Mission Theater in Southern California had its Saturday morning Mickey Mouse Club which would cost…

Animation Anecdotes #251
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 26, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #251

In 1993, NBC commissioned seven artists to reinterpret their iconic logo. This included animator John Kricfalusi, who did a bit where the peacock has to dislodge a suction cup from his backside.