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Originally, a series of animated short subjects created by Paul Terry and actor-turned-writer Howard Estabrook. Terry set up a new studio called Fables Studios and received backing from the Keith-Albee Theatre circuit.

The earliest films were loose adaptations of the actual fables. Later entries usually revolved around cats, mice, and the disgruntled Farmer Al Falfa. Each short concluded with a "moral" that usually had nothing to do with the actual cartoon itself.

In 1929, Terry quit to start his own TerryToons Studios and John Foster took over the series under Amadee J. Van Beuren's brand new Van Beuren Corporation, a renamed Fable Studios. The series finally came to a close in 1933.

Aesop's Fables Theatrical Cartoon Series Cartoon Series:


Cubby Bear Cubby Bear   (1933-1934, 17 Episodes Theatrical Cartoons.)



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Aesop's Fables Theatrical Cartoon List :


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The Faithful Pup Free Cartoon Pictures The Faithful Pup1929 VB-2901
Van Beuren Studios

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Concentrate Free Cartoon Pictures Concentrate1929 VB-2902
Van Beuren Studios

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Little Game Hunter Free Cartoon Pictures Little Game Hunter1929
Van Beuren Studios

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The Jail Breakers Free Cartoon Pictures The Jail Breakers1929 VB-2904
Van Beuren Studios

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Custard Pies Free Cartoon Pictures Custard Pies1929
Van Beuren Studios
 featuring Farmer Al Falfa, Cats, Dog.

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Wood Choppers Free Cartoon Pictures Wood Choppers1929 VB-2904
Van Beuren Studios

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Ball Park Free Cartoon Pictures Ball Park1929
Van Beuren Studios

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Fish Day Free Cartoon Pictures Fish Day1929
Van Beuren Studios

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Skating Hounds Free Cartoon Pictures Skating Hounds1929 VB-2906
Van Beuren Studios

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Polo Match Free Cartoon Pictures Polo Match1929
Van Beuren Studios

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Snow Birds Free Cartoon Pictures Snow Birds1929
Van Beuren Studios

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Kidnapped Free Cartoon Pictures Kidnapped1929
Van Beuren Studios
 featuring Otto, Phyllis, Old Al.

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Stage Struck Free Cartoon Pictures Stage Struck1929 VB-2907
Van Beuren Studios

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In His Cups Free Cartoon Pictures In His Cups1929
Van Beuren Studios

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The Cold Steel Free Cartoon Pictures The Cold Steel1929
Van Beuren Studios

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House Cleaning Time Free Cartoon Pictures House Cleaning Time1929 VB-2909
Van Beuren Studios

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A Midsummer's Day Free Cartoon Pictures A Midsummer's Day1929
Van Beuren Studios

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Farmer's Goat Free Cartoon Pictures Farmer's Goat1929
Van Beuren Studios

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A Stone Age Romance Free Cartoon Pictures A Stone Age Romance1929 VB-2910
Van Beuren Studios

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3 Game Guys Free Cartoon Pictures 3 Game Guys1929
Van Beuren Studios

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