Anxious to prove himself equal to Shere Khan, Bagheera enters a number of "contests" with the tiger... culminating with his losing his voice, and his pride. Bagheera finds a discarded pocket watch. Although he doesn't know what it is, he's convinced this "man thing" must have magical powers, despite Shere Khan's warnings to the contrary.
Did You Know?
The title for "How the Panther Lost His Roar" was taken from the way most of the "Just So" Stories, written by "Jungle Book" writer Rudyard Kipling
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