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
[about growing old and unmarried
I looked in the mirror this morning and most of my good years are gone.
I guess you're right. After all, you is pushing eighteen.
Referenced in The Paperboy
Music by Gene de Paul
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Leslie Parrish
(dubbed by Imogene Lynn
) (uncredited) and Peter Palmer See more