Re: racial cartoons

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 15 Jun 1999 12:37:22 -0700 (PDT)

Movies Unlimited at one time (maybe still) sold the following:
'Toons at war! [videorecording].
[United States] : Matinee Classics, [199-?].
1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
rContents: Bugs Bunny -- Rookie Revue -- You're a sap, Mr. Jap --
Seein' red, white 'n blue -- Bugs Bunny nips the nips
-- Life of Sad Sack -- Victory thru air power
(advertisement) -- Thrifty pig -- A golden opportunity
(advertisement) -- Five for four (advertisement) --
Wise dwarfs -- All together -- Spirit of '43 -- Scrap
happy Daffy -- Ductators -- Blitz Wolf -- Tokio jokio
-- Coal black and de sebben dwarfs.

At 11:51 AM 06/15/1999 -0700, you wrote:
>Does anyone have any information about the following 3 videos that were
>published by Prestige Home Theater 1985-1995. Have been unable to locate
>any source. All a collection of "racists" and "black stereotype" oriented
>cartoons of the 1930's and 1940's shown to American World War II moviegoers.
>
> 1. "Popular racial cartoons, volume 1 Title from container Scrub me
>mama--Little Black Sambo--Tokio jokio--daffy the commando
>
>2. "Racist cartoons" Title from container "Scrub me mama--Jungle
>jitters--Little Black Sambo--Rasslin' match--Liion tamer--Jasper in a
>jam--Bosco's dizzy date"
>
>3. "Racist cartoons from World War II" Title from container " Tokyo
>jokie-o--All this and rabitt stew--Daffy the commando--The
>Japateurs--Jasper in the haunted house--Bosco's party--Confusions of a
>nutsy spy"
>
>thanks for your help
>
>Karen Long
>krl@psulias.psu.edu
>University Firm Order Team
>Pennsylvania State University
>E506 Pattee Library
>University Park, PA 16802
>Phone: 814-865-1858
>Fax: 814-863-7293
>
>
Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley 94720-6000
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

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