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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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
Sen. Jack S. Phogbound
I'll bet you were wondering what I've been doing up there in Washington, D.C. these past eighteen years.
We didn't care, as long as you was there and we was here!
If I Had My Druthers
Music by Gene de Paul
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Peter Palmer
and uncredited male cast See more