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Description In this episode, Rootie puts on his chef hat along with Gala Poochie Pup and El Squeako Mouse to make enough money to go to the ball game. Big Todd investigates why everyone is whispering about Rootie’s Roadside Restaurant, which turns into a song between Rootie and Big Todd. The whispers change topic to the show’s sponsor, Silvercup bread. El Squeako Mouse creates a plan to wrangle up customers when the restaurant business needs help.
Subject The Rootie Kazootie Club, Children's Television
Producer Produced by Steve Carlin
Associate Producer Joseph L. Stuhl
Director Directed by Paul Burggraf
Technical Director Art Nace
Contributor Chief Rooter “Big” Todd Russell
Lilliputians designed by Paul Ashley
"Characterooties" played by Naomi Lewis, Frank Milano, John Vee, Paul Ashley
Musical Director Milton Kaye
Written by Charles L. Hutchings
Supervised by Arnold Cohan
Duration 00:15:05
Color/Black & White Black & White
Sound/Silent Sound
Film Stock 16mm