Tag Archives: Puppetoons

Reign of the Supertoons (Part 1)
Animation Trails
October 7, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Reign of the Supertoons (Part 1)

Many a toon has donned mask and cape, either in the hopes of fooling others into belief that they’re a superhero, or in a psychological effort to fool themselves into believing it too.

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.