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Toontown worker shared origin tales of Tweety, Bugs

  • COURTESY BOB SIGALL

    Mel Blanc, “The Man of a Thousand Voices.”

  • COURTESY BOB SIGALL

    At left, the author’s mother, inker and painter Martha Sigall, wrote about her 53 years in the Hollywood animation business in the 2005 book “Living Life Inside the Lines: Tales From the Golden Age of Animation.” Right, Bugs Bunny was named for his creator, Ben “Bugs” Hardaway. This is the original model sheet for the rabbit from 1939.

Martha Goldman Sigall worked in the Hollywood animation business for 53 years as an inker and painter for nearly every studio except Disney. Read more

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