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    Booby Socks Crooning Cat and Bulldog Studio Model Sheet (Screen Gems/Columbia, 1945). Frank Sinatra as a young crooner (known at the time as "The Voice") was parodied as "The Noise" in this cartoon. "Bobby Soxers" were Sinatra's swooning young female fans, seen here as cute kittens. This is a rare original studio model sheet of the Crooning Cat and the Bulldog he does battle with. This is from the "Phantasy" cartoon series from Screen Gems. Graphite on 12 field animation paper, with seven images of the Bulldog and three images of the bow tie-wearing Crooning Cat. Minor handling and edge wear; some tears in corners and pinholes. Tears are not near any image. Good condition. From the Cecil Beard Estate.

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