Foo Foo in Colour - The Stowaway (1960)

In my last post I mentioned the Foo Foo series, which was an attempt by Halas & Batchelor to produce an animated series of television. 33 episodes were made for the ABC Television network that had the ITV weekend broadcast franchise for the North and the Midlands from 1956 to 1968. As television was black-and-white at that time, and used the 405-line system that carried less detail on the smaller screens of the time, the simple chinagraph outline drawings with minimal shading described in the last post were perfectly suitable for the medium. However one episode of the series was »