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Bucky and Pepito is a 1959 animated television series produced by Sam Singer.[1][2][3] The series is partially lost, and little information is known about it.[4][unreliable source?] Any episodes of the series have entered the public domain due to failure to renew the copyright.

Bucky and Pepito
Bucky and Pepito title card 2.png
Directed byReuben Timmins
Edwin Rehberg
Voices ofDal McKennon
Theme music composerJohnny Holiday
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of episodes36
Production
Executive producer(s)Sam Singer
Production company(s)Trans-Artists Productions
Release
Original networkSyndication
Original releaseSeptember 8, 1959 (1959-09-08) –
March 15, 1960 (1960-03-15)
The theme music for Bucky and Pepito

Contents

VoicesEdit

EpisodesEdit

No.TitleOriginal air date [5]
1"Cal's Mis' Steak"September 8, 1959 (1959-09-08)
The calf with a propensity egg nog and chocolate milk nearly eaten by a wolf. Cal, the wolf, likes because they are tasty, delicious and yummy.
2"The Coyote Catcher"September 15, 1959 (1959-09-15)
TBA
3"Crazy Car Capers"September 22, 1959 (1959-09-22)
TBA
4"Dog Catcher Daze"September 29, 1959 (1959-09-29)
TBA
5"Cal Coyote Flies Again"September 1959 (1959-09)
TBA
6"Flippin' Over Flapjacks"October 6, 1959 (1959-10-06)
TBA
7"Flyin' High"October 13, 1959 (1959-10-13)
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8"Hi-Flyin' Goat"October 20, 1959 (1959-10-20)
TBA
9"Hot Diggity Dog"October 27, 1959 (1959-10-27)
TBA
10"The Howlin' Coyote"November 3, 1959 (1959-11-03)
TBA
11"Hunters Dilemma"November 10, 1959 (1959-11-10)
TBA
12"Jumpin' Frijoles"November 17, 1959 (1959-11-17)
TBA
13"A Kingfishy Tale"November 24, 1959 (1959-11-24)
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14"The Magic Penny"December 8, 1959 (1959-12-08)
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15"Mambo Rhythm"December 15, 1959 (1959-12-15)
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16"No Luck Duck"December 22, 1959 (1959-12-22)
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17"Cat Nappin Around"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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18"Dinosaur Daze"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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19"Out Of This World"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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20"Pony Pals"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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21"The Fastest Bird Alive"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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22"The Sheepish Coyote"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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23"Them's May Boys"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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24"Unlucky Horseshoes"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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25"Fresh Fish"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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26"The Lion Tamer"December 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)
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27"The Pancake Taking Cure"January 5, 1960 (1960-01-05)
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28"Pet Duck"January 12, 1960 (1960-01-12)
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29"Rustlin' Coyote"January 19, 1960 (1960-01-19)
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30"Sailor's Story"January 26, 1960 (1960-01-26)
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31"Stooges"February 2, 1960 (1960-02-02)
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32"Texas Jack And The Bean Patch"February 9, 1960 (1960-02-09)
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33"Time Machine"February 16, 1960 (1960-02-16)
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34"Vexin' Texan"February 23, 1960 (1960-02-23)
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35"Watch Dog For Hire"March 8, 1960 (1960-03-08)
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36"The Wandering Elephant"March 15, 1960 (1960-03-15)
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ReceptionEdit

Two episodes appeared on a compilation DVD of the worst cartoons ever made,[6] and it was described by Harry McCracken as setting "a standard for awfulness that no contemporary TV cartoon has managed to surpass".[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bucky and Pepito at Don Markstein's Toonopedia. Archived from the original on March 20, 2015.
  2. ^ Cohen, Karl F. (2004). Forbidden Animation. McFarland & Company. p. 129. ISBN 978-0-7864-2032-2. Retrieved 2008-10-19.
  3. ^ Beck, Jerry (2005). The Animated Movie Guide. Chicago Review Press. p. 295. ISBN 978-1-55652-591-9. Retrieved 2008-10-19.
  4. ^ "Bucky and Pepito (partially found animated series; 1959) - The Lost Media Wiki". lostmediawiki.com. Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  5. ^ a b "Bucky and Pepito". Big Cartoon Database. Retrieved March 23, 2011.
  6. ^ The Worst Cartoons Ever!. Rembrandt Films. Archived from the original on May 30, 2014. Retrieved 2008-10-19.
  7. ^ "Bucky & Pepito take a Cartoon Dump". CartoonBrew.com. September 27, 2007. Archived from the original on 2014-09-12. Retrieved 2008-10-19.

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