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Do you believe in omens? This morning, when I went outside to retrieve the Sunday paper from a mud puddle or the bushes (depending on the weather and/or the aim of the paper-route guy), I heard woodpeckers pecking away front and back. 225 more words


Walter Lantz Woody Woodpecker Oil Painting

Incredible uncommon original painting by Walter Lantz, oil painting on canvas, 10.5 x 13.5, depicting Woody Woodpecker in a birch tree forest. Painting is signed in black paint in the lower left, “Walter Lantz.” Reverse of the canvas also bears an affixed ‘Walter Lantz Happy Art’ label and a Lantz copyright stamp. 56 more words

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Maw and Paw

Director: Paul J. Smith
Release Date: August 10, 1953
Stars: Maw and Paw
Rating: ★

In the early 1950’s Lantz seemed to be in search of new characters for his cartoons. 92 more words

Drooler's Delight

Director: Dick Lundy
Release Date: March 25, 1949
Stars: Woody Woodpecker, Buzz Buzzard
Rating: ★★★

Woody wants to go and buy a ‘drooler’s delight’ (a large sorbet), but Buzz Buzzard steals his quarter. 133 more words


Saturday Morning Cartoons #008 - Woody Woodpecker

I’m (really this time) not going to say a lot today about Woody Woodpecker. Personally, I always found him more than a little annoying. On the other hand, I know a lot of people love(d) him. 32 more words


13 september

gårDagens kvinna: Ann Mann

På en kyrkogård i London finns en gravsten med texten:
“Here lies Ann Mann,
Who lived an old maid
But died an old Mann… 31 more words


10 september

gårDagens kvinna: Jean Armour Burns (1765-1834)

Robert Burns hade många kvinnor, men Jean var hans enda hustru. De gifte sig när han var 29 och hon 22, men hennes far vägrade erkänna äktenskapet. 360 more words