Posted in WB Cartoon Companion on March 22, 2004
Story writer for Schlesinger in the late 1930s. Credits include:
Wholly Smoke (Tashlin, 1938)
Porky’s Spring Planting (Tashlin, 1938)
The Isle of Pingo-Pongo (Avery, 1938)
Jungle Jitters (Freleng, 1938)
Porky’s Double Trouble (Tashlin, 1937)
Prior to his work at Warner’s, Manuel worked at the Ub Iwerks studio, along with Carl Stalling and J. B. “Bugs” Hardaway. Manuel also worked for the Fleischer studio after his tenure at Warner Brothers.