Category Archives: Christopher P. Lehman

The “Cheater” Cartoons
Christopher P. Lehman
February 3, 2020 posted by Christopher Lehman

The “Cheater” Cartoons

Cheaters typically had plots involving someone sharing memories of the past. Every time a memory would be announced, the old clip would appear. Here’s a list of those cartoons.

A Letter from Myron Waldman
Christopher P. Lehman
October 7, 2019 posted by Christopher Lehman

A Letter from Myron Waldman

I’m going back to how my postings began–with letters from animators. Today, from 1997, I’m offering up the reply Myron Waldman sent to my question about Bimbo.

Chuck Jones’ Inki
Christopher P. Lehman
August 5, 2019 posted by Christopher Lehman

Chuck Jones’ Inki

The Warner Brothers cartoon character Inki is unique in that he was a recurring African character, as opposed to African Americans like Bosko, L’il Eightball or the maid in “Tom and Jerry”.

Castle Films – Of Color
Christopher P. Lehman
July 1, 2019 posted by Christopher Lehman

Castle Films – Of Color

Castle Film’s distribution of cartoons to the home-viewer market helped African American parents to entertain their children in comfort for years.