And speaking of cartoon characters in despair....
|Andy Panda in his 1940s heyday|
|The unfortunate Walter Tetley|
|The bizarrely alluring "Apple Core-Us Girls" from Apple Andy|
This YouTube video is of horrendous quality, but you'll get the general idea:
There's a better version here, but it won't embed.
If you liked Apple Andy, be sure to check out these terrific studies over at the Screwy Sketchblog!