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Watch Davy and Goliath on SpiritClips!

posted by Nell Minow

Remember the class television series “Davy and Goliath?”  The stop-motion animation children’s show about the little boy and the dog who spoke to him was owned by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and produced by Art and Ruth Clokey of “Gumby.”   The gentle parables about sharing, tolerance, and obedience included episodes that featured Davy’s friends Nathaniel and Jonathan, among the first black characters on television to be friends of a lead white character.  Episodes of the classic “Davy and Goliath” series are now available online via SpritClips.


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