Horton the elephant agrees to watch over lazy Maisie bird's egg while she vacations. Much later, after standing (and sitting) guard 100-percent faith- fully through rain and snow, Horton and the egg are captured by three hunters and put in a circus. Maisie happens by just as the egg is about to hatch and demands that Horton give it back to her. Written by
Paul Penna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
was a favorite characterization for the famed Warner Bros. cartoonists, as he tangled several times with Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck. He was also portrayed as a fish in a Dr. Seuss
Warner Bros. cartoon, Horton Hatches the Egg
(1942). See more
I meant what I said, and I said what I meant. An elephant's faithful one-hundred percent.
The Hut-Sut Song
Written by Leo Killion
, Ted McMichael
and Jack Owens
Sung by Horton toward the beginning and at the end See more