Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Dave Tendlar - Day 3

Like many of his colleagues, Dave Tendlar moonlighted in his off hours drawing comics books - among them, print versions of the of Famous Studio cartoons Baby Huey and Herman and Katnip. He also had a regular spot in Jingle Jangle Comics drawing Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay and other one page features like the following -

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This drawing of Cousin George looks like a skewed version of Baby Huey. (taken from a Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay story)

Today's clip of Dave's animation is from 'We Aim to Please' (released in 1934)

2 comments:

J.V. (AKA "White Pongo") said...

Cousin George and Susie Spring? How could I forget!

Mr. Cro said...

Thanks!
Here's a Herman and Katnip comic strip:
http://www.comicartfans.com/Images/Category_10250/subcat_39432/herman_katnip_bell_p1.jpg
http://www.comicartfans.com/Images/Category_10250/subcat_39432/herman_katnip_bell_p2.jpg
http://www.comicartfans.com/Images/Category_10250/subcat_39432/herman_katnip_bell_p3.jpg
http://www.comicartfans.com/Images/Category_10250/subcat_39432/herman_katnip_bell_p4.jpg
http://www.comicartfans.com/Images/Category_10250/subcat_39432/herman_katnip_bell_p5.jpg
http://images.ha.com/lf?source=url[file%3aimages%2finetpub%2fnewnames%2f300%2f2%2f3%2f2%2f9%2f2329710.jpg]%2ccontinueonerror[true]&scale=size[220x350]%2coptions[limit]&source=url[file%3aimages%2finetpub%2fwebuse%2fno_image_available.gif]%2cif[%28%27global.source.error%27%29]&sink=preservemd[true]
I also did a a search on CartoonBrew, here are the results:
http://www.cartoonbrew.com/?s=dave+tendlar&x=43&y=19