Misguided Missile

Misguided Missile

Release Date: 1/27/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Robert Bentley and Les Kline
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Dal McKennon
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-82
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • The first cartoon where Grace Stafford receives credit for doing Woody's voice.
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 12 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Watch the Birdie

Watch the Birdie

Release Date: 2/24/58
Direction: Alex Lovy
Animation: Ray Abrams and Laverne Harding
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Voice: Daws Butler
Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-80
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 12 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Salmon Yeggs

Salmon Yeggs

Release Date: 3/24/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Rober Bentley and Les Kline
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Daws Butler

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-84
  • The first cartoon in the Windy and Breezy series
  • The first appearance of the character who later developed into Inspector Willoughby.
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 7 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Half Empty Saddles

Half Empty Saddles

Release Date: 4/21/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Les Kline and Robert Bentley
Story: Dalton Sandifer
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Dal McKennon
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-83
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 12 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Polar Pests

Polar Pests

Release Date: 5/19/58
Direction: Alex Lovy
Animation: Ray Abrams and LaVerne Harding
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Story: Homer Brightman
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Daws Butler

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-85
  • A Chilly Willy cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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A Chilly Reception

A Chilly Reception

Release Date: 6/16/58
Direction: Alex Lovy
Animation: Ray Abrams, LaVerne Harding, and Don Patterson
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
Voice: Daws Butler

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-86
  • A Chilly Willy cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 12 (DVD; Columbia House)

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His Better Elf

His Better Elf

Release Date: 7/14/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Les Kline, Don Patterson, and Robert Bentley
Story: Homer Brightman
Layout: Art Landy
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Voice: Dal McKennon
Background: Irv. Wyner
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-87
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)

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Everglade Raid

Everglade Raid

Release Date: 8/11/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Robert Bentley, Les Kline, and Don Patterson
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Daws Butler
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-89
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • An unproduced Woody Woodpecker short entitled Trail Blazin' Rangers was originally slated to be production U-89. While storyboards were made, the cartoon itself was never produced for reasons that are not entirely clear.
  • This cartoon features a prototype of Gabby Gator, named "Ali Gator." The character would not be officially billed "Gabby" until Southern Fried Hospitality (1960).
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Tree's a Crowd

Tree's a Crowd

Release Date: 9/8/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Robert Bentley, Les Kline, and Don Patterson
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Daws Butler
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-91
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 10 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Three Ring Fling

Three Ring Fling

Release Date: 10/6/58
Direction: Alex Lovy
Story: Homer Brightman
Animation: LaVerne Harding, Don Patterson, and Ray Abrams
Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
Voice: Daws Butler
Music: Clarence Wheeler

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-90
  • A Windy and Breezy cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends, Vol. 13 (DVD; Columbia House)

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Jittery Jester

Jittery Jester

Release Date: 11/3/58
Direction: Paul J. Smith
Animation: Robert Bentley, Les Kline, and Don Patterson
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Art Landy and Raymond Jacobs
Voice: Dal McKennon
Woody Woodpecker Voice: Grace Stafford

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-93
  • A Woody Woodpecker cartoon
  • Video availability:
    • Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, Vol. 2 (DVD; Universal/MCA)

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Little Televillain

Little Televillain

Release Date: 12/8/58
Direction: Alex Lovy
Animation: LaVerne Harding, Ray Abrams, and Don Patterson
Story: Homer Brightman
Music: Clarence Wheeler
Settings: Raymond Jacobs and Art Landy
Voice: Daws Butler

Notes:
  • Production Number: U-96
  • A Chilly Willy cartoon

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