PLEASE NOTE: If we link out to a site and you buy something there, we make money off of that. Everyone online does that, the difference is we love you. For why we have to specify this, click here.

Disney’s Commercials: The Favorite of People and Crocodiles, Too

Cartoon Brew points us to an excellent article at Animation World Magazine on what Walt Disney used to bring in needed revenue during the 50s: commercials. These included not just the obvious Peter Pan peanut butter, but also Alice shilling for Jell-O and the creation of such characters as Fresh Up Freddie for 7UP.

Check out the whole thing.