Bullwinkle

Description (Brief)
Bullwinkle written by David Corwyn with illustrations by Hawley Pratt (1911-1999) and Harry Garo published by Little Golden Press 1962. Harry Garo (1923-1994) teamed up with fellow illustrator Hawley Pratt (1911-1999) to create Bullwinkle.

Hawley Pratt was an illustrator, animator and film director. He began his career as an artist for Walt Disney Studios in 1933 and after the Disney animators’ strike in 1941, Pratt joined Warner Bros. Cartoons. While at Warner Bros., Pratt worked with renowned animator Friz Freleng on Freleng's Oscar-winning cartoons including Tweety Pie, Speedy Gonzalez and Birds Anonymous. Pratt is often credited as the creator of the animated Pink Panther character portrait. He later went on to direct or co-direct episodes of The Pink Panther cartoons for television.

In 1926, Harry Garo worked as an illustrator for American Stories, the first American magazine devoted totally to Science Fiction. Known for its sensational covers, this series helped define the genre known as “pulp fiction,” named for the poor, irregular quality of the paper used for printing. In the early 1960s Garo worked on a few Golden Books with Hawley Pratt, including Bullwinkle, Bullwinkle the Hero and Bullwinkle and the Fireman. Garo also illustrated a series of books known as the VIP series, educational books for the juvenile reader exploring different occupations that deal with various modes of technology and transportation such as farmers, railroad engineers and bus drivers. He even illustrated a book teaching students how to read a map.
first printing
1962
second printing
1971
publisher
Simon & Schuster
printer
Western Publishing Co., Inc.
illustrator
Pratt, Hawley
Garo, Harry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ID Number
COLL.GOLDNBK.000002
accession number
1992.0634
subject
Entertainment, general
Children's Literature
Television
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Little Golden Books
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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