Tales of the Wizard Oz includes 150 cartoon episodes, created in 1961.
The episodes are based off of stories from Dorothy's adventures during
her time in Oz. In this series, the characters have different names and
personalities. The Scarecrow is portrayed as a fool named Socrates, the
Tinman is a mean bully called Rusty, and the poor Lion is named Dandy.
But Dorothy pesters the Wizard constantly to send her home, and the only
magic the Wizard can perform is simple card tricks. The friends find
themselves in dire danger from the Wicked Witch of the West who orders
her dragon Desmond to kill them all.