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Michiko Nomura ...
 Etsuko 'Ecchan' Sarutobi (26 episodes, 1971-1972)
Ichirô Nagai ...
 Buku (18 episodes, 1971-1972)
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Ecchan
(Opening Theme)
Music by Seiichiro Uno
Lyrics by Morihisa Yamamoto
Performed by Eiko Masuyama
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