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Sonny Rogers has just gotten elected class president, he's a star baseball player, and has a cute girlfriend. But, thanks to the conniving of his rival, Harry Vanderpool, he and his whole family are going to have to move to Seattle! Sonny needs the help of his pals and his pesky little sister, Mary Lou, to get out of this one. Written by Andrew Crossett <adc@spectra.net>

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24 November 1933 (USA)  »

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Frolics of Youth (#2): What's to Do?  »

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Feature film debut of Shirley Temple. See more »

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Mrs. Rogers: Sonny! The dishes are ready to be washed!
Harry Vanderpool: Go on, dear, do as Mother tells you.
Sonny Rogers: Aw, dry up!
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Cute Shirley Film debut!
12 August 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Shirley Temple is casted as the little precocious adorable sister in this film short where the father announces to the family that he is moving them to Seattle, Washington. Unfortunately, Shirley's big brother has just won an election at school. He doesn't want to leave his elected post or the girl behind. So he and his friends come up with a savvy plot to keep him home rather than the move to rainy Seattle. It's a cute short and Shirley's a supporting player but she rises to the occasion. You can't take your eyes off of her curls, her glowing smile, and her ever happy optimism. Shirley Temple became a star and did it by doing shorts like this. This film short wasn't the best quality over time and neglect but it's okay to watch at least once.


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