The Mighty Mouse Playhouse had it’s premiere on this day (Dec. 10) in 1955. CBS purchased the Terrytoons Studio from retiring Paul Terry earlier that year. Mighty Mouse Playhouse remained on the air, in one form or another, for nearly twelve years. The series is credited with popularizing Mighty Mouse in popular culture far beyond anything the original theatrical film shorts had done.

The Mighty Mouse Playhouse had it’s premiere on this day (Dec. 10) in 1955. CBS purchased the Terrytoons Studio from retiring Paul Terry earlier that year. Mighty Mouse Playhouse remained on the air, in one form or another, for nearly twelve years. The series is credited with popularizing Mighty Mouse in popular culture far beyond anything the original theatrical film shorts had done.