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Donald catches his nephews swimming on a school day. He thinks he's made an easy catch, but the boys are much more resourceful than that. When he tries to smoke them out of their clubhouse, they put three roast turkeys in their bed and dress one boy as an angel. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Aku koulupoliisina  »

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Donald Duck: [speaking to - he believes - an angel] Good morning, how art thou?
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Donald sure has some unorthodox discipline!
12 May 2017 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

Donald Duck is the truant officer in this cartoon short, catching his nephews playing hooky from school. He thinks they would be easily caught and urged back to school, but the nephews had some tricks up their sleeves and outsmarts Donald - even faking their own deaths!

The classic Donald humor, from slapstick gags to his frustrated innuendos, continue with more laughs and fun. It's just hilarious seeing him use his unorthodox disciplinary skills on his nephews, including trying to smoke them out of their clubhouse. The laughs pile on and on as poor Donald tries to get the upperhand. To my surprise, he does pretty much get the last laughs on his nephews in this one!

It's one of the better Donald cartoons with Huey, Dewey and Louie in it.

Grade A-


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