Sunday, January 24, 2016

You Know The Voice: Arnold Stang (1950's)

Toon fans know Arnold Stang was the voice of not only Top Cat, but also Herman the mouse (Herman & Katnip), and Shorty, Popeye's sometime sidekick in the Golden Age.

In the 50's, Stang was hired as a pitchman for Chunky candy bars, now made by Nestle. In this ad, Arnold is joined by a child actor, reportedly Charles Herbert, to plug Chunky. This is followed by a short animated spot for Bit O'Honey featuring the Sixtopuss (Daws Butler):


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