Air-O-Doodle - A fantastic craft
featured on the popular children's program HOWDY DOODY/NBC/1947-60.
The Air-O-Doodle was composed of a steam locomotive at one end, a
ship on the other end and a pair of wings and a helicopter propeller
sprouting from its midsection.
The all-purpose vehicle could travel on ground, on railroad tracks,
in water and in the air. The 1949 RCA VICTOR record (Little Nipper Series
Y397) told the story of Howdy Doody and the Air-O-Doodle.
TRIVIA NOTE: The Chicago Edition of the TV Forecast magazine
(May27- June2, 1950 has an article about Howdy's Air-O-Doodle.
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