Another Jay Ward Production, Dudley Do-Right of The Royal Canadian Mounted Police was originally a segment on The Rocky and Bullwinkle show starting in 1961 before spinning off into a show of his own.
The animated comedy team of Heckle and Jeckle was another Terrytoons production. Created in 1946 for the theatrical cartoon, ‘The Talking Magpies,’ they continued in that format and, later, on television in the programs CBS Cartoon Theatre, The Heckle and Jeckle Cartoon Show, and The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse and Heckle and Jeckle.
Archie Comics does a great job of repackaging their past comics, but unfortunately sometimes the reprint department lets incorrect writing credits on stories slip through, so I like to set the record straight whenever I spot an error.
This week’s release is Jughead and Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #21 (which, by the way, is spotlighted in the current Riverdale Podcast!), and it contains a number of my past stories — a couple of them credited to other writers, so let’s fix that.
Here’s the first of a series of instructional cartooning videos based upon classes and workshops I’ve given. I’ll be posting weekly, until this series runs out, and I may continue if the requests are there, so please share and spread the word.
You’ll be able to find them all in this central location as they are posted.