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    Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales Original Hand-Painted Production Background with Vintage Coloring Book (CBS, c.1960s).
    Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales is a cartoon television series that originally aired on CBS from 1963 to 1966. The cartoon series revolves around Tennessee Tuxedo, the penguin, and his friend Chumley, the walrus. The pair live at the Megapolis Zoo along with several of their friends, Yakkety Yak and Baldy the Eagle. Tennessee and Chumley regularly escape from the zoo, only to find trouble in the outside world. Whenever Tennessee proposes a hare-brained scheme, Chumley is skeptical at first. Typically Tennessee assures the dim-witted Chumley that his superior intelligence will carry the day, often with his catchphrase, "Tennessee Tuxedo will not fail!" Chumley then responds with his own catchphrase, "Duh, okay Tennessee." In this lot we have a beautiful hand-painted background from Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales. The piece was rendered in gouache on 12 field 3-peghole background board with an overlay cel of the lion in his cage. Also included in this lot is a National Parks Coloring Book and Stamp Album featuring Tennessee Tuxedo and Chumley the Walrus. Condition is Very Good.

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    November, 2019
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