Sunday, May 30, 2010
A gift to you . . .
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
- Harriet Beecher Stowe
I always say - tie a knot and hang on!
List of cartoon characters- Happy Birthday Mel Blanc - played (wikipedia)
Porky Pig (1936–1989, assumed from Joe Dougherty)
The Maxwell (Jack Benny's car in "The Mouse that Jack Built")
Daffy Duck (1937–1989)
Bugs Bunny's prototype/Happy Rabbit (1938–1940)
Bugs Bunny (1940–1989)
Woody Woodpecker (1940-1941)
Cecil Turtle (1941–1947)
Tweety Bird (1942–1989)
Private Snafu, numerous World War II related cartoons (1943)
Yosemite Sam (1945–1987)
Pepé Le Pew (1945–1989)
Sylvester (1945–1989) aka Thomas (1947) in some films.
Foghorn Leghorn (1946-1987)
The Barnyard Dawg (1946–1989)
Henery Hawk (1946–1989)
Charlie Dog (1947)
Mac (of Mac & Tosh) (1947)
K-9 (1948) (sidekick to Marvin the Martian)
Marvin the Martian (1948–1989)
Sylvester J. Pussycat, Jr. Mel also plays Sylvester's son Sylvester Junior when the young cat was introduced (1949)
Beaky Buzzard (1950)
Curt Martin (1950-1 episode Hillbilly Hare)
Elmer Fudd (1950, 1958, 1970s and 1980s, replacing Arthur Q. Bryan)
Bruno the Bear (1951)
Wile E. Coyote (silent until 1952, first spoke in the short "Operation: Rabbit")
Speedy Gonzales (1953-1989)
The Tasmanian Devil (1954–1960) aka Taz
Barney Rubble (1960–1989)
Dino (1960–1989) (Fred Flintstone's pet.)
Cosmo G. Spacely (1962-1989)
Hardy Har Har (1962–1964)
Tom Cat and Jerry Mouse (1963-1967)
Secret Squirrel (1965–1966)
Sneezly Seal (1964-1967)
Frito Bandito (1967–1971)
Bubba McCoy from "Where's Huddles?"
Chugga-Boom/Yak Yak/The Bully Brothers also from "The Perils of Penelope Pitstop"
Speed Buggy (1973)
Tucker the Mouse from "The Cricket in Times Square" (1973) and two sequels
Captain Caveman (1977)
Twiki from Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979-1981)
Heathcliff (1980, appeared in syndication from 1984–1987)
Gideon from Pinocchio (hiccups)
Dopey from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Bertie Mouse (of Hubie and Bertie)
Moo the Cow in Berkeley Farms Radio Ads. "Farms in Berkeley....Moooo"
Officer Short Shrift, several Lethargians, three out of five of the royal palace guards, The Word Speller, The Dodecahedron, and The Demon of Insincerity from The Phantom Tollbooth (1969) I always