Sylvester Cat finds that his people have gone on vacation and left him alone in a locked house with a large stash of canned food in a cupboard. Sylvester needs a can opener, or he'll starve. And a pesky mouse has the only can opener in the house and torments Sylvester into trying more and more desperate measures to obtain it. Written by
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The note left for the milkman is signed "Mrs. Champin", a nod to animator Ken Champin
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In the final scenario, Sylvester, with can opener in hand, finds the cupboard padlocked. There is a brief close-up of the lock, and in the next shot Sylvester is in the same position with no can opener in view. See more
They forgot to put out the cat! Ha, ha, ha! The cat? *I'm* the cat!
Referenced in Yankee Dood It
Music by Raymond Scott See more