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Portis in Osborne County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Melvin “Tubby” Millar Memorial

 
 
Melvin "Tubby" Millar Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Desaulniers, Jr., March 30, 2010
1. Melvin "Tubby" Millar Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of Melvin "Tubby" Millar
Animator for Looney Tunes Porky Pig cartoons and assistant to Friz Freleng, creator of Porky Pig.
 
Erected 1992 by Warner Bros., Inc.
 
Location. 39° 33.692′ N, 98° 41.5′ W. Marker is in Portis, Kansas, in Osborne County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (U.S. 281) and 5th Street, on the left when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the northwest corner of park. Marker is in this post office area: Portis KS 67474, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Geodetic Center of North America (approx. 7.6 miles away); Osborne / Solomon Valley Highway 24 Heritage Alliance (approx. 7.6 miles away); Hardman Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 7.9 miles away); Civil War Unknown Dead (approx. 8.2 miles away); Pioneers, O Pioneers (approx. 8.2 miles away); Last Indian Fight in Osborne County (approx. 8.3 miles away); Osborne County Pioneers Memorial (approx. 8.6 miles away); Osborne County Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Kansan was illustrator of 'Porky Pig' toons. Wichita Eagle article recounts "Tubby" Millar's rise to artistic stardom working for Warner Bros. (Submitted on May 6, 2010, by John Desaulniers, Jr. of Mingo, Iowa.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyArts, Letters, MusicLandmarks
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 6, 2010, by John Desaulniers, Jr. of Mingo, Iowa. This page has been viewed 784 times since then and 33 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 6, 2010, by John Desaulniers, Jr. of Mingo, Iowa. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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