|The picture below shows a larger view of all (3) Different 1930s Modern Mechanix Magazines with Walt Disney Cartoon & Comic Character Articles in this lot. These depression era magazines are filled with very interesting invention articles, entrepreneurial opportunities, creative innovations, revolutionary designs, curiosities, novelties, and much, much more... There is far too much to mention here. We just chose to feature the cartoon or animation articles.|
©1933 Modern Mechanix November 1933 Volume XI Number 1, (148) pages.
“How Comic Cartoons Make Fortunes” by Alfred Albelli.
The article has the likes of Jiggs, Popeye, Little Orphan Annie, Mickey Mouse, Andy Gump, Toonerville Trolley Mutt & Jeff, Buck Rogers, and more...
There are images of the Creators and Artists such as Robert L. Ripley, Walt Disney, Rube Goldberg, rant Powers, Bud Fisher, Sidney Smith, George McManus, and more...
©1934 Modern Mechanix April 1934 Volume XI Number 6, (148) pages.
“What Makes Mickey Mouse Move?” by Earl Theisen and Illustrated by Walt Disney
The article has many images and information about cartoon animation.
There is another interesting article “I Can Whip Any Mechanical Robot” with Jack Dempsey. It pictures him boxing a robot.
©1936 Modern Mechanix January 1937 Volume XVII Number 3, (154) pages.
“Sound Tricks of Mickey Mouse” by Earl Theisen and Illustrated by Walt Disney
The article has many images and information about cartoon Sounds.
All three of these for one price! The magazines each measure about 6-5/8'' x 9-5/8''. They appear to be in fair to good used condition. These have some wear, some wrinkling, some tear. The first issue has a loose cover and the third issue has a missing back cover.