The Walter Lantz Cartune Encyclopedia: 1960



Billion Dollar Boner

Billion Dollar Boner

Release Date: 1/5/60
Direction: Alex Lovy
Animation: LaVerne Harding, Don Patterson, and Ray Abrams
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Eugene Poddany
Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
Voices: Dal McKennon and Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-107
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker Favorites (DVD; Universal/MCA)
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 14 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Witty Kitty

    Witty Kitty

    Release Date: 2/2/60
    Direction: Alex Lovy
    Animation: Laverne Harding, Don Patterson, and Ray Abrams
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
    Voices: Paul Frees, Dal McKennon, and Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-106
  • The final Hickory, Dickory, and Doc cartoon. Doc would now appear in his own series.
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 10 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Pistol Packin' Woodpecker

    Pistol Packin' Woodpecker

    Release Date: 3/2/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: Robert Bentley, Les Kline, Don Patterson, and LaVerne Harding
    Story: Dalton Sandifer
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
    Voice: Dal McKennon
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-108
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 11 (DVD; Columbia House)
  • Walter Lantz Presents: Wild and Woody (VHS; Universal/MCA)

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    Heap Big Hepcat

    Heap Big Hepcat

    Release Date: 3/30/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: Robert Bentley, Les Kline, and Don Patterson
    Story: Dalton Sandifer
    Music: Eugene Poddany
    Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
    Voice: Dal McKennon
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-109
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon

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    Ballyhooey

    Ballyhooey

    Release Date: 4/20/60
    Direction: Alex Lovy
    Animation: LaVerne Harding, Les Kline, and Ray Abrams
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
    Voice: Paul Frees, Dal McKennon, and Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-110
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 12 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    How to Stuff a Woodpecker

    How to Stuff a Woodpecker

    Release Date: 5/18/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: Laverne Harding, Les Kline, and Ray Abrams
    Story: Dalton Standifier
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Art Landy
    Voice: Dan McKennon
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-111
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon

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    Bats in the Belfry

    Bats in the Belfry

    Release Date: 6/16/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: LaVerne Harding, Les Kline, and Ray Abrams
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Art Landy
    Voice: Paul Frees
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-112
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 9 (DVD; Columbia House)
  • Woody Woodpecker and His Friends, Vol. 1 (VHS; Universal/MCA)
  • Woody Woodpecker and His Friends, Vol. 1 (Laserdisc; Universal/MCA)

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    Ozark Lark

    Ozark Lark

    Release Date: 7/13/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: Les Kline and Ray Abrams
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Art Landy and Ray Huffines
    Voice: Dal McKennon
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-115
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Fish Hooked

    Fish Hooked

    Release Date: 8/10/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: LaVerne Harding and Les Kline
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Eugene Poddany
    Settings: Art Landy and Ray Huffine
    Voice: Daws Butler

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-114
  • A Chilly Willy cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 10 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Freeloading Feline

    Freeloading Feline

    Release Date: 9/7/60
    Direction: Jack Hannah
    Animation: La Verne Harding and Al Coe
    Story: Jack Hannah
    Music: Eugene Poddany
    Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Ray Huffine
    Voices: Paul Frees and Dal McKennon

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-116
  • A Doc cartoon
  • The first appearance of Champ.
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 11 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Hunger Strife

    Hunger Strife

    Release Date: 10/5/60
    Direction: Jack Hannah
    Animation: Ray Abrams and Al Coe
    Story: Dalton Sandifer
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Ray Huffine and Art Landy
    Voice: Daws Butler

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-113
  • First appearance of Fatso the Bear and the first cartoon in the Fatso the Bear series.
  • Fatso the Bear and Ranger Willoughby are nearly identical in appearance and personality to Humphrey the Bear and Ranger Woodlore, characters Jack Hannah created at the Walt Disney Studio.
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Southern Fried Hospitality

    Southern Fried Hospitality

    Release Date: 11/28/60
    Direction: Jack Hannah
    Animation: LaVerne Harding and Al Coe
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Eugene Poddany
    Settings: Ray Huffine and Art Landy
    Voice: Daws Butler
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-119
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • First official appearance of Gabby Gator. Similar alligators appeared in Romp in the Swamp (1958) and Everglade Raid (1959).
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 9 (DVD; Columbia House)

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    Fowled Up Falcon

    Fowled Up Falcon

    Release Date: 12/20/60
    Direction: Paul J. Smith
    Animation: La Verne Harding and Les Kline
    Story: Homer Brightman
    Music: Clarence Wheeler
    Settings: Art Landy and Ray Huffine
    Voice: Paul Frees
    Woody's Voice: Grace Stafford

    Notes:
  • Production Number: U-117
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
    Video availability:
  • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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