Danny receives a letter from the Draft Board that he's been drafted into the United States Army. Shirley contacts he Draft Board and tries to convince them that Danny is 12, but they won't believe her; On top of that, they say the Draft Board doesn't make mistakes and he is to report. Now the family has to try once again to convince the Army that Danny is too young to serve and he reports as ordered. Written by
Did You Know?
The title comes form the 1942 comic novel 'See Here, Private Hargrove' by journalist Marion Hargrove about his personal experiences as a soldier. See more
During Danny's dream sequence, Shirley's hat appears, disappears, then reappears. See more
Danny Partridge in the Army? What a lovely thought.
On the Road
Music by Barry Mann
Lyrics by Cynthia Weil See more