As Sadie Hawkins Day approaches, Daisy Mae hopes to win the hand of Li'l Abner by catching him in the traditional race. A senator comes to visit to tell the residents of Dogpatch that their town is to be used as an atomic bomb testing ground, unless they can find *something* necessary about the town. Could Mammy Yokum's Yokumberry tonic (which Abner has taken every day since he was a baby) be the key? Written by
Did You Know?
Many of the actors and dancers from the 1956 Broadway version were cast in this film. See more
During Abner's and Sam's "The Country's in the Very Best of Hands" musical number, both Mayor Dogmeat and the podium he's standing behind disappear twice. See more
Is you inferring you has money?
Lady, I is filthy with it.
Mister, you is filthy without it.
Referenced in The Paperboy
It's a Typical Day
Music by Gene de Paul
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by entire cast See more