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NEWS: Animation Design Legend Maurice Noble Dies

La Crescenta, CA--Friday, May 18, 2001 - Maurice J. Noble, co-director of the Academy Award winning animated short subject Dot and the Line and many other cartoon classics, died Friday, May 18, 2001. He was 91 years old. His unique and innovative use of color and design are apparent in landmark Disney films such as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Bambi, and Dumbo. His work on more than 60 Warner Bros. cartoons featuring characters such as Bugs Bunny and the RoadRunner helped create a new look and approach to animation that continues to influence designers today. Please see complete press release for additional details.

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