Bugs lectures his nephew Clyde about early America, inserting himself into events wherever possible.
Did You Know?
Included as a bonus on the 2003 Warner 2 disc DVD set of Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942). See more
In the cartoon version of Benjamin Franklin's kite experiment, he claims to have "discovered electricity". This was neither the intent or result of the exercise, which was to demonstrate that lightning was electrical in nature, which led to the invention of the lightning rod. It is not actually known whether Franklin actually performed the kite experiment, but he did write up a proposal for it. Prof. Georg Wilhelm Richmann of Saint Petersburg, Russia was electrocuted trying to duplicate the feat. See more
References Hopalong Cassidy
[Plays over the title cards. Also plays repeatedly throughout the short.] See more