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Tregoweth Edmond "Treg" Brown (November 4, 1899 in Gilbert, Minnesota, USA – April 28, 1984) was a motion picture sound editor who was responsible for the sound effects in Warner Bros.' Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons from 1936.[1] Before that, he worked with Cecil B. DeMille. Adding to this, he also gave Warner voice actor Mel Blanc his big break. He also won the 1965 Academy Award for Sound Effects for his work on the film The Great Race.[1]

Treg Brown
Born
Tregoweth Edmond Brown

(1899-11-04)November 4, 1899
DiedApril 28, 1984(1984-04-28) (aged 84)
Irvine, California, USA
OccupationSound editor
Years active1932–1983
Known forClassic sound effects in the Warner Bros. library
Discovering voice actor Mel Blanc

In the Warner Bros. cartoon One Froggy Evening (1955), the skyscraper into which Michigan J. Frog is entombed is named the "Tregoweth Brown Building".

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  1. ^ a b Moody, Gary. "All the Oscars: 1965". All the Oscars. Retrieved 2007-09-29.

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