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A friend shipped Mickey a baby elephant, Bobo (not, apparently, related to the Warner Bros. Bobo) as a playmate for Pluto. Pluto's first introduction is to Bobo's trunk, through a fence. He's not thrilled, and marches away. The playful Bobo grabs Pluto's tail and follows. Pluto's devil self tells him he's being replaced, and tells him to attack with red pepper. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Mickey and Pluto's Pacaderm experience
22 March 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I love this short, it is one of my favorite Mickey Mouse shorts from 1936. I am quite terribly particular about that (a favorite cartoon short from which year). In this short, Mickey receives Bobo, a baby elephant from India as a gift from the Rajah of Gahboon. Of course, Pluto's first introduction is with Bobo's trunk, through a fence while Bobo was playing ball, and the ball went under the fence. Pluto was not thrilled and marches away. But the playful Bobo grabs Pluto's tail and follows. Of course, Pluto didn't like it at all, especially when he begins to suspect that he's being replaced, thanks to his bad side - a devil Pluto.

I love how little Bobo is designed, he's so cute. And you know, this cartoon has a lesson in it, and it is: NEVER listen to the devil in you.


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