The animals of the forest seem to be busy holding a jazz festival, when along comes Farmer Alfalfa, in search of big game, in this highly amusing Terrytoon from 1931.
This is still firmly in the synchronized cartoon era, a period in which the sound track was used to substitute for the house orchestra. There is no significant dialogue. However, with this one, the action is clearly timed to the music and suggested by it. We also see hints of what other cartoonists will expand on in important ways: an elephant flies by flapping his ears as Dumbo will in a decade, and a small bear behaves in the retaliatory manner of Bugs Bunny.
More important, this is a funny cartoon with a good gag structure. I expect you'll enjoy it.
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