Re: SF TV from 1948 to - ? Froggy & Mad

09/16/06 - posted by Will

The drug stores on West Portal were (Bill) Siskin's which was near the tunnel and I think, Merrils, which is now the toy store. Another great kiddie show was Captain Fortune, Pete Abenheim, in real life.
I remember he'd ask a kid in the studio to go to his easel and draw a sqiggle and then Capt. Fortune would make it into a picture.
When I was a kid I think the dog must have eaten my graphics gene as I have never had even trace ability to draw or paint. I marvel at people who could draw and Capt. Fortune's trick left me with my jaw hanging loose.

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