Thursday, October 1, 2015

Looney Tunes Game Sheet - Wendys


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Looney Tunes drew inspiration for its name from Walt Disney's then-concurrent musical series Silly Symphonies., Looney Tunes initially showcased Warner-owned musical compositions through the adventures of cartoon characters such as Bosko and Buddy. Later, following the animation studio's addition of directors Tex Avery and Chuck Jones among others, as well as the voice actor Mel Blanc, Looney Tunes rose to greater fame after introducing several of the aforementioned cartoon stars. From 1942 to 1964, Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies were the most popular animated shorts in movie theaters, exceeding the works of Disney and other popular competitors including Fleischer Studios, Walter Lantz Productions, UPA, Terrytoons and MGM.

Koala - Amazing Wildlife 1994 - McD


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McDonald’s care so much for the environment. From the kinds of toys they produce which promote the protection of the wildlife and especially the endangered species to their prevailing maxim i.e. "We understand less is more when it comes to environmental responsibility – less energy, fewer emissions and less waste. We’re committed to environmentally -responsible practices in three main areas: packaging, sourcing and energy conservation."

Heart Clikits 2004 LEGO - McD


Fisher Price under Three Toy 1999 - McD


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Fisher Price was founded in 1930 by Herman Fisher, Irving Price, Price's illustrator-artist wife Margaret Evans Price, and Helen Schelle, the name Fisher-Price was established by combining two of the three names. Fisher worked previously in manufacturing, selling and advertising games for a company in Churchville, New York. Price had retired from a major variety chain store, and Helen Schelle previously operated Penny Walker Toy Shop in Binghamton, New York. Fisher-Price’s fundamental toy-making principles centered on intrinsic play value, ingenuity, strong construction, good value for the money, and action. Early toys were made of heavy steel parts and ponderosa pine, which resisted splintering and held up well to heavy use. The details and charm were added with colorful lithographic labels.Mrs. Price was the first Art Director and designed push-pull toys for the opening line, based on characters from her children's books.

Drummer California Raisins - Hardees


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The California Raisins were a fictional rhythm and blues animated musical group as well as advertising and merchandising characters composed of anthropomorphic raisins. Lead vocals were sung by musician Buddy Miles. The California Raisins concept experienced high popularity in the mid-to-late 1980s principally through claymation TV commercials made for Hardees and animated specials which eventually won for them an Emmy Award and one nomination.