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Pups Is Pups (1930)

 -  Comedy | Family | Short  -  30 August 1930 (USA)
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The gang decides to enter their animals in a local pet show.

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Complete credited cast:
Norman 'Chubby' Chaney ...
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Jackie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Dorothy DeBorba ...
Dorothy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Allen 'Farina' Hoskins ...
Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins ...
Mary Ann Jackson ...
Mary Ann (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Pete the Pup ...
Puppy
Alan Dong ...
Hill Twins ...
Twins
Buddy McDonald ...
Buddy
Walter Weidler ...
Warner Weidler ...
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Farina sees a newspaper ad offering jobs to "colored boys" to be pages at a fancy pet show; the rest of the gang imagines their pet winning a big prize. Whlle Wheezer tries to corral his five puppies, the other little rascals get their animals ready: Mary Ann has a parrot, Chubby has a pig, Jackie imagines winning a prize big enough to buy his first airplane. When they arrive downtown, will they be allowed to enter the contest? Meanwhile, Dorothy has no interest in the pet show; she just wants to put on a clean frock and jump in a mud puddle. What about Farina? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.20 : 1
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Going To A Pet Show With The Little Rascals
22 April 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

An OUR GANG Comedy Short

Farina alerts Chubby, Jackie & the rest of the Gang about a fancy pet show taking place downtown, prompting the kids into entering their pig, goat, mice & toads. Meanwhile, little Wheezer is discovering that PUPS IS PUPS as he tries to keep his five rambunctious puppies from running all over town.

A funny little film, with lots of interaction between the Rascals & their animals. Recurring highlight: Dorothy & the mud puddle. That's Charlie Hall as the violin player.


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