Perpetual-optimist "Dreamy" Smith aspires to quit his job as newspaper publicity drudge and sail the world. But life--and his editor--conspires against him. Not only does the car he intends using as the boat's downpayment roll into the bay, but his boss starts to claim "Dreamy's" better publicity ideas as his own. Written by
Chris Stone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
YOU KNOW HIM! Just another guy...until he met THE girl!
Did You Know?
Alan Hale, whose character name is a seafaring man named "Skipper", is the father of Alan Hale, Jr. Alan Hale, Jr., who greatly resembled his father in looks and personality, also played a similar character named "Skipper" in the 1960s TV show, "Gilligan's Island". See more
Version of How Baxter Butted In
A Life on the Ocean Wave
Music by Henry Russell
Lyrics by Epes Sargent
Variations often in the score
Sung and whistled by Alan Hale See more