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Betty Boop, M.D. (1932)

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Betty, Koko and Bimbo sell a weird concoction in their medicine show.

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In their traveling medicine show, Betty, Koko and Bimbo sell Jippo ("Flattens Feet! Makes Young Men Old!") which has weird effects on their customers. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Nobody's Sweetheart
Music by Billy Meyers and Elmer Schoebel
Lyrics by Gus Kahn and Ernie Erdman
Sung by Bimbo
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Betty Boop sells patent medicine from a wagon-this is a odd one!

There is a marked difference in the cartoons starring Betty Boop before and after the censorship code and the arrival of the Hays Office. The obvious changes aside, like her hemline, the manic, zany quality seems to fade away in later shorts. That quality is what makes cartoons like this one special. In print and available. Recommended.


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