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Premiered in Winsor McCay's vaudeville act as a multi-media performance with McCay in person cracking a whip while commanding his cartoon dinosaur to obey him. A triumph of personality animation that inspired a generation to enter the movie cartoon field, among them Paul Terry, Walter Lantz, Otto Messmer and a number of future Disney animators.

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