#2 in an occasional series of repressed 70's memories that turn out to be true. And thanks to the Internet, are now provable.
I should like to add Rags the Tiger to the list of obscure cartoon characters I would consider tattooing on myself.
Though it's not really much of a "cartoon," is it? More like a .... drawing. As filmed by Ken Burns.
Crusader is really a 1950's cartoon, but like most 50's TV resurfaced in the 70s to claw its nails into my skull wall -- see also Mickey Mouse Club, entire songbook of; American Grafitti, repeated viewings of; and new post-war patriotism.