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
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Did You Know?
Many of the actors and dancers from the 1956 Broadway version were cast in this film. See more
In the final wedding scene, there is a long shot early in the song where the boom mic is plainly visible, well down in the top center, for the entire shot. See more
[being introduced to Gen. Bullmoose
Well, howdy General! Welcome to Dogpatch. I'd say "what's your pleasure?", but I see you done brought it with you.
[Looks directly at Appasionata
Referenced in Sweet Home Alabama
Put 'em Back
Music by Gene de Paul
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Carmen Álvarez
and uncredited female cast See more