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Charles Ellms: A 19th Century Giant of American Comics History

Charles Ellms: A 19th Century Giant of American Comics History

Until fairly recently, not much was known about Comic Almanack and Comic Token publisher Charles Ellms. That's a shame, because Ellms played a brief but pivotal role in American comics history.  Almanacs had been a staple of life in North American since the 17th century, but it was Charles Ellms who expanded upon the almanac's […]

Disney+: A Little Too Walt-Free for Our Liking [Still Missing a Few Things &#8211 PART 3]

Disney+: A Little Too "Walt-Free" for Our Liking [Still Missing a Few Things – PART 3]

These programs were themed around the various lands of the theme park and are responsible for the Davy Crockett craze in the 1950's, including sales for the segment’s theme song "The Ballad of Davy Crockett".https://youtu.be/hIcHomag6vUAfter Walt’s death in 1966, the next two decades saw the shows go without a host until Michael Eisner was tapped[...]

Watch: First Look at The Men Who Built America: Frontiersmen On HISTORY

Watch: First Look at 'The Men Who Built America: Frontiersmen' On HISTORY

HISTORY released the first look at their upcoming series The Men Who Built America" Frontiersmen. The series is a dramatic portrayal of American frontier personalities like  Daniel Boone, Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and Davy Crockett as they explore the unknown.Leonardo DiCaprio is on board the series as executive producer, along with Jennifer Davisson and Stephen David also producing.https://youtu.be/5wO23FTuEhkDerek[...]