|An offshoot of an L.A. PBS show
'Dusty's Attic' (1966-1967), Dusty would teach important lessons and go to strange places in his hot-air balloon. The puppets (led by pupeteer
Tony Urbano) included Stanley Spider, Maxine the Crow and Scooter Squirrel. Ran for 376 episodes, 1970-1980. In 1980, Dusty's Treehouse
began showing, in syndication, on Nickelodeon and continued until 1984.