Goofy, staying at the Sugar Bowl resort, demonstrates the basics of downhill skiing, which the titles and announcer insist is pronounced "SHEEing". The equipment is, of course, of the era. As you can imagine, Goofy has much trouble keeping his skis parallel and pointing downhill. The final ski jump conveniently lands Goofy right back in bed. Written by
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Did You Know?
This cartoon's premiere in November 1941 was held at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, as part of the city's Annual Skiers Ball. Walt Disney
and his wife, Lillian Disney
, attended the event and presented the cartoon. See more
Incidentally, if you happen to smell something out of the ordinary, don't be alarmed. It's only fresh air.
Approximately five seconds after the title is displayed, the words "prononuced SHEEing" appear right below it. See more