Tag Archives: Walter Lantz

The Lantz Legacy
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
April 29, 2017 posted by

The Lantz Legacy

Psst, a secret. After fifty columns looking at so many facets and anecdotes of Walter’s life, here is how his legacy resonates today.

The Ray Abrams Archives – Part 1
Animation History
March 27, 2017 posted by

The Ray Abrams Archives – Part 1

The son of Lantz animator Ray Abrams has a whole cache of material that his dad saved – staff photos, gag drawings, personal sketches – and he’s graciously sharing them with us.

The Mouse Strikes Back
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
February 18, 2017 posted by

The Mouse Strikes Back

Ben Clopton was a rugged cowpoke from Montana before he came to Hollywood. After he among others left Walt Disney to sign with Winkler Studios, it was The Mouse that got the last laugh.