Truant officers mistake 2 midgets for members of the gang.

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Darla (as Our Gang)
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Spanky (as Our Gang)
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Alfalfa (as Our Gang)
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Buckwheat (as Our Gang)
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Daniel Boone ...
Brown-haired boy in pageant
George Brasno ...
Boy Midget
Olive Brasno ...
Girl Midget
Gloria Browne ...
Ballet dancer
Maurice Cass ...
Principal Cass
John 'Uh huh' Collum ...
Student
Bobby Dunn ...
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Betty Gay ...
Dancing girl
George Guhl ...
Truant Officer Smithers
Rosina Lawrence ...
Miss Lawrence
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Buckwheat's Mother
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Truant officers mistake 2 midgets for members of the gang.

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Comedy | Family | Short

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2 May 1936 (USA)  »

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| (Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Willow Trees
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Written by Marvin Hatley and Jeff Moffit
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Hilarious rendition of Joyce Kilmer's "Trees"
18 April 2000 | by (Annandale, VA) – See all my reviews

For me, the highlight of this film is a spoof of childrens' Arbor Day celebrations everywhere. With more heart than art, Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer performs an hilarious rendition of Oscar Rasbach's setting of Joyce Kilmer's poem "Trees."


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