Trylon & Perisphere

Posted in WB Cartoon Companion on March 24, 2004

    Symbols of the 1939-1940 New York Worlds Fair. They can be seen in Crazy Cruise (Avery/Clampett, 1942) next to the Pyramids and the Sphinx in a panning shot. They are also seen in the closing gag of Land of the Midnight Fun (Avery, 1939) when a ship, lost in fog, ends up balanced on them.

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