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This intro resembles the 1937-1938 and 1940-1941 Merrie Melodies, but these rings were only used in three cartoon released in 1950: "Hillbilly Hare", "Dog Collared", and "Two's a Crowd".

The Scarlet Pumpernickel

Bill Murray was born

1950 is yet another year in the golden age of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies.


  • All cartoons released in 1950 bear the "all-green" Color Rings scheme except for "Hillbilly Hare", "Dog Collared", and "Two's a Crowd".


  1. Merrie Melodies Home, Tweet Home (Freleng/Jan 14) Blue Ribbon
  2. Merrie Melodies Hurdy-Gurdy Hare (McKimson/Jan 21/4:1) Blue Ribbon
  3. Looney Tunes Boobs in the Woods (McKimson/Jan 28/1:2) Blue Ribbon
  4. Looney Tunes Mutiny on the Bunny (Freleng/Feb 11) Blue Ribbon (Blue Ribbon reissue in 1967.)
  5. Looney Tunes The Lion's Busy (Freleng/Feb 18) Blue Ribbon
  6. Looney Tunes The Scarlet Pumpernickel (Jones/Mar 4/1:2) Blue Ribbon
  7. Merrie Melodies Homeless Hare (Jones/Mar 11/3:1) Blue Ribbon
  8. Merrie Melodies Strife with Father (McKimson/Apr 1) Blue Ribbon
  9. Merrie Melodies The Hypo-Chondri-Cat (Jones/Apr 15/1:3) Blue Ribbon
  10. Looney Tunes Big House Bunny (Freleng/Apr 22/1:1)
  11. Looney Tunes The Leghorn Blows at Midnight (McKimson/May 6) Blue Ribbon
  12. Merrie Melodies His Bitter Half (Freleng/May 20) Blue Ribbon
  13. Merrie Melodies An Egg Scramble (McKimson/May 27/3:3) Blue Ribbon
  14. Looney Tunes What's Up Doc? (McKimson/Jun 17/1:1)
  15. Looney Tunes All a Bir-r-r-d (Freleng/Jun 24/2:3) Blue Ribbon
  16. Looney Tunes 8 Ball Bunny (Jones/Jul 8/4:1) Blue Ribbon
  17. Looney Tunes It's Hummer Time (McKimson/Jul 22) Blue Ribbon
  18. Merrie Melodies Golden Yeggs (Freleng/Aug 5/1:2) Blue Ribbon
  19. Merrie Melodies Hillbilly Hare (McKimson/Aug 12/3:1)
  20. Merrie Melodies Dog Gone South (Jones/August 20) Blue Ribbon
  21. Looney Tunes The Ducksters (Jones/Sep 2/1:2) Blue Ribbon
  22. Merrie Melodies A Fractured Leghorn (McKimson/Sep 16) Blue Ribbon
  23. Merrie Melodies Bunker Hill Bunny (Freleng/Sep 23/1:4)
  24. Merrie Melodies Canary Row (Freleng/Oct 7/1:4) Blue Ribbon
  25. Merrie Melodies Stooge for a Mouse (Freleng/Oct 21) Blue Ribbon
  26. Looney Tunes Pop 'Im Pop! (McKimson/Oct 28) Blue Ribbon
  27. Looney Tunes Bushy Hare (McKimson/Nov 11)
  28. Looney Tunes Caveman Inki (Jones/Nov 25) Blue Ribbon
  29. Merrie Melodies Dog Collared (McKimson/Dec 2) Blue Ribbon
  30. Looney Tunes Rabbit of Seville (Jones/Dec 16/1:1) Blue Ribbon (Blue Ribbon reissue in 1969.)
  31. Looney Tunes Two's a Crowd (Jones/Dec 30) Blue Ribbon

Blue Ribbon Reissues

1949-1950 Season

  1. Merrie Melodies "My Favorite Duck" (28-Jan-1950)
  2. Merrie Melodies "The Sheepish Wolf" (04-Mar-1950)
  3. Merrie Melodies "Double Chaser" (25-Mar-1950)
  4. Merrie Melodies "The Fifth-Column Mouse" (22-Apr-1950)
  5. Merrie Melodies "Inki and the Lion" (20-May-1950)
  6. Merrie Melodies "Tick Tock Tuckered" (03-Jun-1950)
  7. Merrie Melodies "Booby Hatched" (01-Jul-1950)
  8. Merrie Melodies "Trap Happy Porky" (05-Aug-1950)
  9. Merrie Melodies "Lost and Foundling" (26-Aug-1950)


  1. Merrie Melodies "Fagin's Freshman" (16-Sep-1950)
  2. Merrie Melodies "Slightly Daffy" (14-Oct-1950)
  3. Merrie Melodies "The Aristo-cat" (11-Nov-1950)
  4. Merrie Melodies "The Unbearable Bear" (09-Dec-1950)

Character Debuts




Warner Club News Stories and Art

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