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    Top Cat and Friends Style Guide Cel and Promo Card (Hanna-Barbera, 1975). "He's the most tip top...Top Cat!" Top Cat had his network Prime Time TV premiere on 9/27/61, on ABC-TV. He has gone on to become a major cartoon character for H-B Studios to this day. Here is a rare hand-painted Style Guide cel that displayed Top Cat with his crew of Spook, Brain, Choo-Choo, Fancy-Fancy, Benny the Ball and Officer Dibble. In 1975, Hanna-Barbera Studios went into a major project to make new detailed style guides of all their characters. These style guides were done to help with syndication of library properties, new animated projects, and licensing efforts for their roster of all characters. This was done with all characters and all major properties. This Top Cat cel was used to print a 11" x 8.5" promo card of the characters; a copy of this card is included with the cel. This rare studio cel of the entire Top Cat cast of characters is on a red print background, and has tape on bottom border, but is in overall Fine condition.

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