This cartoon has not appeared unedited on American television for decades. The edited sequence shows Bugs Bunny trying to cross the Mason-Dixon line in black-face (brownface?). He sings two songs (the second of which, "Yankee Doodle", enrages Confederate Sam) then, placing a whip in the bewildered Sam's hand, Bugs acts as if Sam is going to beat him. Bugs then exits and re-enters as an indignant Abe Lincoln. Written by
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The title refers the southern theme of the cartoon and the typical southern cuisine Southern Fried Chicken. See more
[Disguised as Confederate soldier
Coronel, the Yankees... the Yankees, they're in Chattanooga.
[Cut to a stadium, where the Yankees are playing an exhibition game against Chattanooga; Sam has the Yankees held up in their dugout
The first dang Yankee to step out of that dugout gets his head blasted off.
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