The 1959–60 television season was the height ofsuccess for the animated cartoon creative team of Messrs. Hanna-Barbera and oneDaws Butler. Huckleberry Hound, Yogi Bear, Mr. Jinks, Quick Draw McGraw, andBaba Looey were household names with young and old alike. Huckleberry Hound fanclubs sprouted around the country.
In this fourth volume of rarities, Butler protégéJoe Bevilacqua has once again uncovered recordings of the legendary voicegenius that were thought lost and remastered them for this collection. Amongthe audio treasures, Daws Butler’s son Chas plays straight man to Yogi Bear andMr. Jinks in several original comedy sketches, which Butler wrote and whicheventually led to his Uncle Dunkle and Donnie fractured fables.
This collection includes
A Huckleberry Hounddog Type o’ Howdy;Yogi Bear Calls Seattle Radio Station KING fromJellystone Park;Mr. Jinks & Chas: A Baby Setter Sitter, Take 1;Mr. Jinks & Chas: A Baby Setter Sitter, Take 2;Yogi Bear & Chas: Little Red Riding Hood;Mr. Jinks & Chas: Little Red Riding Hood;Mr. Jinks & Chas: Jack and the Beans Talk;Daws on Truth orConsequences
, with Bob Barker;Daws on ArtLinkletter’s House Party
, with guest host George Fennemen;Daws on AboutFaces
, with Ben Alexander;Daws on TheBill Weaver Show
; andBlooper’sSoap Revisited.