Tag: 1941

Pigs in a Parody.

In the spring of 1933, Walt Disney released what unexpectedly became one of his studio's biggest hits, Three Little Pigs. The short cartoon, and the original song it contained, Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?, became smash hits. The story of these pigs literally keeping the wolf away from their door and their defiant song connected with … Continue reading Pigs in a Parody.

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Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary.

These are some scans of an old news magazine from 1941 that I bought at an antique store some years back. I'm reposting them to mark the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the United States' entry into World War II, events which were naturally the top stories in the December 19, … Continue reading Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary.