Friday, September 28, 2007

Felix's Five Senses!

I don't think it would be a big surprise to anyone that I like Felix The Cat. The Beanworld characters Mr Spook and the Hoi-Polloi Ring Herd are clearly aesthetic cousins of Felix.

While looking for something else, I found this great little piece online. Not only does it perfectly illustrate the five senses--it tells a very funny story--DURING prohibition no less!

Somehow, I don't suspect that in today's world we would see a mainstream cartoon character doing gags concerning the abuse of an illegal substance. I think those years of the twenties really did roar!

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