Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, he volunteers to become scoutmaster of the newly formed Troop 1. Becoming more and more involved with the scout troop, he finds his plans to become a lawyer being put on the back burner, until he realizes that his life has been fulfilled helping the youth of the small town. Written by
John Ludi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
IT CAPTURES ALL...all the happiness and heartbreak of being America's #1 hometown hero.
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This was Kurt Russell's first Disney movie. See more
Lem takes Vida to the movies on their first date to see a Ronald Colman and Carole Lombard picture, but his dialogue is interrupted (conveniently) before he can name the movie title. In front of the theater the marquis shows the title of the feature, "Altar Bound", along with the two stars names. The movie "Altar Bound" however, appears to be fictional. See more
How can I rest? Who's going to finish building the camp out at the lake? Who's gonna get the free lumber and who's gonna get the free labor? Will you two stop "Lem"ing me? Who's gonna see that everything's ready for dedication day? Who's going to coordinate all the activities and who's going to...
Edward White, Jr.
Lem, the Troop Committee will handle all that.
Oh, the Troop Committee, they'll gob everything up!
Let Me Call You Sweetheart
Lyrics by Beth Slater Whitson
Music by Leo Friedman
Sung by the boys See more