Jumping Beans (1922)
Frequently Asked Questions
Jumping Beans (1922) (1922). Max throws jumping beans in front of Koko the Clown, who tries to catch one.
Felix the Cat Dines and Pines (1927) (1927). Felix eats Mexican Pete's Mexican jumping beans, which accommodatingly line up in the air and dive into his mouth, but then cause him to hop involuntarily.
Country Boy (1935) (1935). Peter Rabbit unwittingly eats Mexican jumping beans.
The Bear and the Bean (1948) (1948). Cousin Pedro sends Barney Bear a Mexican jumping bean, an initially charming gift that proves to be a great nuisance.
"After the Ball Went Over (1960)" (1960). Brutus puts jumping beans in a ping pong ball to prevent Popeye from being able to hit it.
"The Medicine Man (1961)" (1960). Dr. Quack, aka Brutus, gives Popeye "pills" that are really Mexican jumping beans.
"Which Witch Is Which? (1969)" (1969). Scooby Doo thinks he's eating jelly beans at the general store, but swallows jumping beans by mistake.
Watch Jumping Beans (1922) on:
Hollywood Animation Archive here (Link is halfway down the page. QuickTime needed); or
YouTube (posted by Rattlesnakemoonshine) here.